Home
About
Media
Items on eBay
Blog

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Happy Valentine's Day

I am utterly relieved that in this crazy world we live in, every now and then, there are news stories that truly, madly, and deeply restore my faith in humanity. Since today is Valentine's Day and it's all about love, I had to share this one with you.


When Latrell Higgins, an adopted 13 year old boy, lamented he had no baby pictures of himself, his adoptive mom, a professional photographer, staged a newborn shoot for him and shared the pics on FB. The results have been extremely positive and have opened a conversation about some people now wanting to adopt older kids, not just newborns ♥

What I love most about these photos is that even though he's a teenager his adoptive mom captured his innocence perfectly. And made him feel even more loved.

You can read about the shoot in these news stories:

Daily Mail UK:
'My not-so-little newborn': Mother's unlikely photo shoot of adopted son, 13, who had no baby photos of his own

Today.com:
Adoptive mom's 'newborn' photo shoot with 13-year-old son goes viral

news.com.au:
Adopted teen with no baby photos of his own poses for 'newborn' shots

Huffington Post:
Kelli Higgins, Adoptive Mom, Creates Viral Birth Announcement Spoof

0 Click Here to Comment:

Post a Comment



YAY! No Registration Needed to Leave a Comment :)

Just look for the orange "Comment" link after the time stamp at the foot of each post and click on it, or click on the post title and the comment box will appear on the page at the base of the post when it reopens.

Comments that are Spam off topic, contain profanity, lewdness, promote violence, hate speech or any form of discrimination will either be modified or will not be posted. Click Here for a detailed list of this blog's policies.

You are welcome to make a link of your name using the Name/URL option to guide readers to your website.

Please do NOT post a string of keywords as your name. Comments received in this fashion will either not be published or the link will be removed. The Flirty Blog reserves the right to modify, delete or decline to publish comments that are considered to be off topic or SPAM.