By peoplestaff225
Updated December 19, 2008 09:00 PM

While pregnant with daughter Harlow Winter Kate, 11 months, Nicole Richie — who was legally adopted by singer Lionel Richie at the age of 9 — said that she was open to the possibility of someday adding to her family with partner Joel Madden via adoption. Joel tells OK! that the couple’s stance remains unchanged. "I’m definitely not against adopting," the 29-year-old Good Charlotte singer and UNICEF celebrity ambassador explains. "I went to Central African Republic and fell in love with the place…If I was going to adopt, it would probably be from there." He adds,

Harlow is the first child for the couple, who began dating in 2007.

Source: OK!