Adoption Talk · Uncategorized · Written Reflections

Adoption Blogs and Support

It’s 2017 and another year of Erin Bohn’s Adoption Talk link-up – yay! To learn more about this once-a-month linky, read beneficial blogs, and share your own st0ries, click the Adoption Talk badge in the sidebar, or click here. If you are connected to the adoption triad in any way, you WILL benefit from this amazing support system.    January’s topic… Continue reading Adoption Blogs and Support

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Dear Adoptee

Dear Adoptee, Thank you. Thank you for flipping the script and sharing your feelings, thoughts and opinions. It probably wasn’t easy and this adoptive mother appreciates it. For National Adoption Month I have been silent (for the most part) about my journey as an adoptive mother. Instead, I have read adoptee Tweets and blog posts, and shared… Continue reading Dear Adoptee

Adoption Talk · Written Reflections

Adoption Pet Peeves (Adoption Talk Linkup)

Since adopting my daughters about five years ago, I’ve learned a lot and have grown even more.  Here are some some thoughts about my adoption experiences. I’d love to hear thoughts on this note, regardless of experience with adoption!!! 1.  There is often the assumption that I adopted because I couldn’t have my own biological children.  In fact,… Continue reading Adoption Pet Peeves (Adoption Talk Linkup)

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Adoption Is… (Adoption Talk Linkup)

ADOPTION IS… Funny that is the topic for Erin Bohn’s Adoption Talk Linkup today. I just did a blog post for Transfiguring Adoption titled Loss and Acceptance in Adoption. I think the topic of my post is one thing that Adoption Is… The thing I’ve learned during my walk through adoption and foster-adoption advocacy is that each person’s… Continue reading Adoption Is… (Adoption Talk Linkup)