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May 14th, 2007, 08:20 AM
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Hey everyone, since we have a little more action going on here these days I thought it might be fun to have a QOTW, so here goes:

<span style="font-family:Comic Sans MS">If money were no object, how many children would you want to have (either bio or adopted)?</span>


If we could afford it, I would love to adopt one or two more older children from China. There is a gorgeous 12 year old girl on Holt's photolisting right now, and I'd bring her home in a heartbeat if I could. Maybe we'll hit the lottery one of these days...
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May 14th, 2007, 09:08 AM
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I think that three daughters would be our choice. Maybe because that's where we are right now in life, but I know that even if money were no object my husband would still work like crazy . . . he LOVES his job . . . so I'd still be a stay-at-home mom and three seems like our lucky number.
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May 14th, 2007, 11:30 AM
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If money were no object we would probably have 6+. I would like to have at least 1 bio to be able to go through the pregnancy process and the rest we would adopt. We've always wanted a big family. I'm an only child and dh didn't live near any of his siblings til he was almost 10. We want our children to have siblings for that unity
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May 14th, 2007, 01:04 PM
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That depends... does dh know you're asking this question? *IIIIIIIIIIII* would want to have about 8 or so. Dh would probably want no more than 4.
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May 14th, 2007, 05:31 PM
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well i'm good with 6 or so I would want bio and adopted. DH really wants 12 or probably even more.
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04/30/08been through all of our classes and home studies and waiting to look through the kid books for adoption !!!
starting IVF- decided against IVF
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Starting adoption classes!! Finally getting the process started
IUI #3 BFN
1 laporoscopy, 1 mc, 6mo's of clomid, 3 mo's of injections and IUI's
countless blooddraws and ultrasounds. Hopefully a BFP soon!!
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