Five moms candidly reveal how they’re honoring their commitment to openness when their child’s birth parent struggles with substance abuse, mental illness, or is experiencing crisis.
Two adoption memoirs touch on topics of love, loss, and the search for identity from both sides of the adoption equation.
My excitement over the prospect of meeting my birth mother does not detract from or negate my love for my adoptive parents.
My bond with my new preteen daughters grew as we learned to trust each other with our hearts, hands—and fingernails.
Sometimes, my daughter’s questions about being in my tummy are about her birth mother and adoption, and sometimes they’re not.
Every mom of an adopted child knows the sacrifices made to bring their families together.