Journey Magazine | Milestones & Welcome Home Submission

Please attach the picture and caption for each submission. For examples of previous issues, please visit


Milestones - Please include the child's name, age, country of origin if adopted internationally or state of origin, year they were adopted, or year you started fostering, and brief description of the milestone. If you're a family member submitting this photo, please include the parents' name, and/or be sure to include your own name if you are the parents, and where you currently live.

Welcome Home - All we need is the family last name and country of origin, if they are adopted internationally. If you adopted domestically, give just your first names and state where you reside.
Ex: Sims Family, Colombia Ex: John and Jessica, Mississippi

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