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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. I was not paid to […]

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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 […]

Threaded Together By Love: A Guest Post By Michelle Madrid-Branch

I am a mother of three amazing kids. Their ages are: fourteen, twelve, and six. Two boys and one little girl; each delivered into my life in different ways. My eldest son was delivered “biologically,” his younger brother was delivered out of Russia, and my youngest — the girl — was delivered out of Ethiopia. […]