Adoption Scrapbooks: A Link to the Past

An adoption scrapbook can be a repository for precious memories from before your child was adopted, and grow with him as he ages. Here's how to get started.

A guide on how to make adoption scrapbooks.
How many of you have finished the adoption scrapbook you pledged to put together before you had your child? Raise your hands? Hmmm... I see a lot of downturned looks... If you're like me, maybe you've done a couple of quick photo albums of your adoption trip and the first year or two with your children. Thick envelopes of photos fill many boxes, and dozens of items you collected before and during your journey toward adoption-your home study, adoption conference programs, ...

An adoption scrapbook lets parents and children create a sense of history and of belonging.


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