How To Plan A Birthday Party With Your Adopted Child’s Birth Family

How To Plan A Birthday Party With Your Adopted Child’s Birth Family
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I’m not for writing “How to’s” but planning birthday parties with my foster or adopted child’s birth families is something I know a thing or two about. I’m gonna get straight to it:

1. You don’t HAVE to have a birthday party with your child’s birth parents. Maybe you had good intentions but the stress of the day is getting to be to much?  Rethink it. Children pick-up on their parents’ stress so it’s important for you to be comfortable as well. Consider alternatives, such as celebrating a few weeks before or after the actual birth date.  Or…

2. Have a few small parties instead of one giant one. Worried Uncle Jim is going to say something offensive to your daughter’s birth mother? You’re probably right. If you don’t have to put them in the same room, don’t. You can have your family party, a kids party, a party with your child’s birth parents and some of your friends- whatever combination works for you. And don’t hesitate to ask a few close friends to attend more than one party. My friends were happy…………… continues on Babble

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Kate Beckinsale Attends Ex Michael Sheen’s 45th Birthday Party – E! Online
News from Kate Beckinsale Attends Ex Michael Sheen’s 45th Birthday Party – E! Online:

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Friendly exes alert!

Kate Beckinsale recently attended ex Michael Sheen‘s 45th birthday party at popular celeb restaurant Craig’s in West Hollywood, Calif., where she was seen arriving with an elaborately decorated cake for the celebration.

Proving there’s no bad blood between the former couple—who were together for eight years—the 40-year-old stunner arrived with her current hubby of 10 years, Len Wiseman, who also brought along a neatly wrapped gift for the birthday boy.

Looking gorgeous as ever, the Total Recall star sported a pair of black skinny jeans, a trendy cropped jacket and a pretty white top. She paired her chic ensemble with a jeweled statement necklace, high-heeled black booties and wore her long brunette locks in soft…………… continues on Kate Beckinsale Attends Ex Michael Sheen’s 45th Birthday Party – E! Online

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