Expand their family. Thomas Rhett, Lauren Akins And more celeb parents have opened up about their adoption experiences.
“My heart has always been so driven,” Live in love author He said exclusively Us weekly By adopting the largest of them In January 2018. “It just started as an invitation in my life to speak for those kids who don’t have a voice. That’s what I was really here to do. It perfectly aligned with my heart. I always wanted to be adopted. My mom has already been adopted. I am a product. An adopted family. So, it has always been a very normal thing for me. “
She added at the time that the former nurse was “drawn” to Wella when they first met. “I just tell everyone she was always my baby. It took us a little longer to find each other. I called Thomas on one of the first nights I met her in Uganda and told him about it. He said without hesitation, ‘Take her home. It’s ours. We’ll make it happen.'”
Rhett is a big fan of Being a daddy’s girl He exclusively said we In October 2019 he was “born for” the role. “I love it,” the Grammy nominee flocked. “I love styling their hair, I love playing Barbie with them, whatever they want me to do, tea parties. It was so cool to be a father of two beautiful girls and a third on the way.”
As for the BeIn May 2020, the “Elastic Heart” singer revealed that she had adopted two boys the previous year.
“They were both 18 years old, and they’re both 19 now,” the Australian said during an episode of SiriusXM’s Morning puree. “They’re both doing good things for them at the moment, which is really helpful. They are really doing a lot of educational things that benefit them.”
The new mother added that her children were “getting old outside the sponsorship system” when they met and she was “loving.”[s] With them.”