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Destinations, Dreams and Dogs - International adventure with a fast-track family (& dogs) of Old World values, adopting the Russian-Italian-American good life on the go…!

Reducing the Risk of Russian Referral Roulette

Like most of us who adopt, you either want to be a parent, or you want to help a child in need. Both are noble aspirations. To reach this goal, you will need to run the gauntlet of gauging whether or not a particular child is destined to be yours. Because some families are able…

How Does Russian Adoption Work?

Slowly. Very slowly. If, however, you can find a good, American accredited/registered adoption agency to assist you, the process could come in at under a year, start to finish. Some of us have languished in the system for a number of years. I like to think of that as the exception, rather than the rule….