Expanding their families. Thomas Rhett, Lauren Akins and more superstar parents have opened up about their adoption experiences.
The country singer and his childhood sweetheart adopted girl Willa from Uganda in May 2017, just three months before Akins gave birth to girl Ada. Lennon joined their family in February 2020.
“My heart has always been driven to that,” the Live in Love author exclusively told Us Weekly of adopting her eldest in January 2018. “It just started as this calling in my life, to speak for these children who don’t have a voice. This is what I was really here to do. It lined up perfectly with my heart. I had always wanted to adopt. My mother is actually adopted. I am a product of an adopted family. So, it has always been something that has been very natural for me.”
The ex nurse was “drawn” to Willa when they first met, ……
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