Written Reflections

What’s In a Name?

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?

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)

Adoption Talk · Writing Prompts

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)