The “Daddy Moment” hits in the middle of the baby emporium.
Surviving the Wait to Adopt
How to get through the long, emotional wait between completing your adoption paperwork and getting the call to bring your child home.
On the long journey to adoption, a journal can record the milestones and detours, as well as your first rush of love for your child.
The wait seemed endless. To fill the days — and focus my hopes — I painted, sanded, stenciled, and gradually gave shape to our baby’s place in our home.
It's tough to wait another year, especially during the holiday season. Here are some strategies that will help you until your child arrives.
By contributing squares filled with a prayer, blessing, hope, or dream, my friends and family became part of our adoption.
Why should we miss out on the breath-holding, tiny-onesie-admiring, pink-and-blue joy of anticipating parenthood?