I am planning to close this blog within the next month. If you would like to keep in touch, pop over to Written Reflections, my other blog. I appreciate the time you’ve put into sharing my journey.
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
This was originally posted on my other blog, Written Reflections. My daughter did an ancestor report over Christmas Break a couple years ago. She reported on the maternal side of my husband’s family. She also had to fill out a family tree up to her great grandparents. One problem (or, more accurately, challenge): She is adopted.… Continue reading The Other Family Tree
This is re-blogged from Written Reflections. There’s been a lot of publicity about adoptees having access to their original birth certificate. This isn’t even a question my husband and I have considered because it was never a question. Of course they and will, and should, have access to their original birth certificate. Their original birth certificate is a… Continue reading What’s In a Name?
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)
Today I am participating in Erin Bohn’s Adoption Talk linkup. The topic is Adoption in the Media. One of the most frustrating things for me has been and continues to be the lack of support for foster-adopt parents through personal stories. It is one of the reasons I wrote mine and am working hard to get it published. Adoption… Continue reading Adoption in the Media – You’re Not Alone
Visit my other blog, Written Reflections, to read today’s post Confessions of a (VERY) Imperfect Mother.