The Essentials You Need for Your Adopted Newborn Baby

When my husband and I began our domestic infant adoption journey last year, we decided to wait until we brought a baby home to prepare a nursery. To each her own, but not even a call that a baby was on the way could make me feel comfortable that this was real and wouldn’t end […]

Your Adoption Profile Book – How to Get Started

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again – despite having nearly 20 years of corporate writing experience, my adoption profile book was probably the most difficult thing I’ve ever written. A ghost-written letter from the CEO is nothing compared to a heartfelt letter to potential birth parents. I’ve never burned dinner to a […]

Chosen: A Foster-to-Adopt Story

I have a special place in my heart for foster situations, and wish I had the wherewithal to pursue it in my adoption path. Maybe one day. My grandparents fostered some 30 children over the course of their lives, and adopted two of my uncles to add to their family of six biological children. I […]