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When Parents Aren't Done Parenting

When kids leave home, some parents remap their home to suit a less crowded lifestyle, while other couples search the world for adventure. Then there are some who simply aren't done being moms and dads, and these folks adopt. MomLogic.com shares an interview with such a mother—and her biological daughter—that explains why she made the choice, and what she's getting from the experience.

Would you consider adopting a child after your grown children move out?

Posted: 3/5/08