Posts tagged "adoption"

Denise Richards Adopts, Lets Daughters Pick Baby’s Name

A big congratulations to Denise Richards! The actress and former wife of Charlie Sheen has adopted a baby girl. The new little one’s name is Eloise Joni Richards. Apparently, Denise…

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 30, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Dear Wendy Updates: “No Kids, Please” Responds

It’s time again for “Dear Wendy Updates,” a feature where people I’ve given advice to in the past let us know whether they followed the advice and how they’re doing…

Wendy Atterberry | June 13, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “I Don’t Want Kids, But My Live-In Boyfriend Does. Are We Doomed?”

I have been in a wonderful relationship with my boyfriend for about a year and a half. We moved in together about a year ago and it has been going…

Wendy Atterberry | May 26, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Jillian Michaels Adopting From The Congo, Keeping Her Hard Body

“My dossier, which is your paperwork portfolio, is in to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Now it’s just a waiting game. It could be six months, twelve months; it…

Kate Torgovnick/ | May 12, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Angelina’s Tattoo Addition Has Many Thinking She’s Adopting Baby #7

Yesterday, Angelina Jolie visited Somali refugees at a camp near the Tunisia-Libya border. But of course it wasn’t the humanitarian work that had people talking. At the camp, Angelina was…

Kate Torgovnick/ | April 6, 2011 - 10:40 am

Rod Stewart Talks About The Daughter He Put Up For Adoption

“[I was] absolutely stone broke. She was put up for adoption when I was 17 or 18, I think … Since her mom and dad have died, we’ve tried to…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 22, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Girl Talk: I Placed My Son Up For Adoption

Fresh out of a long, committed relationship with my childhood sweetheart to whom I was engaged long before I was ever ready to fully commit myself to someone in that…

Jenna Miraglia | September 14, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Quotable: Sandra Bullock On Louis, Her “Little Cajun Cookie”

“I think everything works out the way the universe wants it to work out. We don’t have any boys in our family. Boy, is everyone really happy about that. So…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 31, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Gay Celebrity Men Who Have Started Families

Congrats to Neil Patrick Harris, who announced this weekend that he and his partner are expecting twins. Sadly, NPH also announced that he is planning to take a break from…

Ami Angelowicz | August 18, 2010 - 11:00 am

Jennifer Aniston Adopts!

You’re not the only ones who can adopt, Brad and Angelina. It’s a free world. And Jennifer Aniston wants to grow her family. Since she couldn’t secure a man…

Ami Angelowicz | July 22, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Quotable: Wyclef Jean Wants Brad And Angelina To Adopt From Haiti

“Brad and Angie, please! Please adopt a child from Haiti! … Our job is to help those little kids, to give them a chance. If we give them a chance…

Kate Torgovnick/ | May 27, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Sandra Bullock’s Tactics For Hiding Baby Louis

With Sandra Bullock’s baby revelation yesterday, one question keeps coming to mind—how, exactly, does one conceal a baby for three months, especially while under the intense scrutiny of Oscar buzz

Kate Torgovnick/ | April 29, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Your Daily Cry: The “Mother And Child” Trailer

The rest of you don’t cry every day? Oh, uh, me neither. But I did tear up at the trailer for “Mother and Child,” a film starring Naomi

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Sandra Bullock Adopts A Baby Boy!

Boy, when Sandra Bullock breaks her silence, she does it in a big way! In this week’s People magazine, Bullock not only discusses life since learning of her estranged husband’s…

Wendy Atterberry | April 28, 2010 - 11:00 am

“Family” Group Uses Scary Pic To Frighten Floridians From Lesbian Adoption

Gay-bashing can be tough work: just look at the trouble that the Florida Family Policy Council of Orlando, Florida, ran into while protesting a Miami judge’s decision to grant a…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Ruh Roh: Americans Charged With Kidnapping 33 Haitian Kids

We’ve all heard the saying, “No good deed goes unpunished” — and that’s proven to be true for 10 Americans who flew down to Haiti after the Jan. 12 earthquake.

Jessica Wakeman | February 5, 2010 - 4:20 pm

A Man’s Helter-Skelter Search For His Birth Parents

Here is the best reason ever to not try to find your birth parents. Terry, a Wisconsin woman with a wild past, was contacted recently by Robert Matthews, a DJ…

Jessica Goldberg | November 24, 2009 - 2:50 pm

The New TLC Show “My Monkey Baby” Looks Bananas

There are special people out there in America who want to fill a parental void but don’t actually want any children. Instead of adopting a traditional pet like a dog,…

Annika Harris | October 6, 2009 - 5:20 pm

Mother Finds Her Baby Up For Adoption On Craigslist

It’s amazing what you can sell on Craigslist these days. But instead of being amused, one mother got the shock of her life when she looked online and…

Daniela Guernica | August 3, 2009 - 9:30 pm

Orphans Not Actually Sick, Twisted And Murderous, Like In “Orphan”

Breaking: orphaned children are not actually hellbent on killing their adoptive families, like Esther, the 9-year-old in the horror flick, “Orphan.”

Adoption and foster child advocates aren’t happy about…

Jessica Wakeman | July 25, 2009 - 12:29 pm