"A New Family Dynamic" — Part 2 of Foster Adoption Series

Our new daughters were not infants. They came to us with stories, birth siblings, and entire lives that now had to merge with our own.

A new family, including birth siblings, biological and foster children

In the second part of our family’s adoption odyssey, we meet our new daughters and confront their past — and look to our future together.


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