Adoption Tax Credit Q&A With a CPA

Who breathed a sigh of relief like I did when the adoption tax credit was renewed as part of the latest tax reform package? Whew. This post has been updated to reflect 2018 adoption tax credit info! There are a few tax strategies that can help offset the cost of your adoption, with the adoption […]


Book Review: ‘The Not In Here Story’

Let me start with a quick apology to the publishers over at Penny Candy Books, who asked me to review The Not In Here Story last summer. LAST summer. Talk about being behind! As I need not have to explain to any other parents out there, life is busy, y’all. Legal disclaimer: I was not […]


The Heart of Adoption: 3 Reminders for Adoptive Families

I’m up against the nap-time clock today, so just gonna keep this short and sweet! I attended our agency’s periodic adoption support group meeting this week, where there was a fantastic panel of adoption experts, adoptees, birth moms and adoptive moms graciously willing to share their stories. It reminded me of the adoption dichotomy and […]