Tag Archives: Holidays

A Holiday Message from WACAP

Happy holiday and New Year’s wishes from WACAP’s family to yours! Continue reading

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Beyond “Naughty or Nice”: What Our Children’s Unwanted Behavior Can Teach Us

“Naughty or nice?” Learn why children’s behavior and the way we talk about it is much more complex … and what we can learn from our kids’ unwanted behavior. Continue reading

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Got Holiday Stress? Three Resources for Foster and Adoptive Families

Here are three resources to help your family navigate the stress of the holiday season. Continue reading

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News Anchor Inspired to Share Her Personal Adoption Story

King 5 News Anchor shares her personal adoption story, inspired by the “A Family for Me” partnership between KING 5 and WACAP. Continue reading

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WACAP Now: December Spotlights

Did you catch the WACAP Now December spotlights? There’s still time before the New Year! Continue reading

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From Our Family: A Message from WACAP

Happy Holiday and New Year’s wishes from WACAP! Continue reading

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Expectations: How I Messed Up Everything

At my home this holiday season, we are lucky to be enjoying an extended visit by my daughter and two-year-old granddaughter. It’s great and messy and fun…and exhausting. Parenthood isn’t wasted on the young. As we put up Christmas decorations, … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Your Adoption Finance Coach: Our Work With WACAP Families …

Kelly Ellison, adoptive mom and founder of Your Adoption Finance Coach, reflects on why she’s thankful this holiday season, and WACAP families top the list. (WACAP is committed to building strong families; partnering with Your Adoption Finance Coach, we offer adopting … Continue reading

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A Home for the Holidays

One Hour of Television That’s Worth It Every holiday season, the Dave Thomas Foundation and CBS air a heartwarming special, “A Home for the Holidays,” sharing life-changing stories of children and families joined by adoption. You need to watch this … Continue reading

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