July 22, 2021

When and How to Tell a Child They Were Adopted

Around 135,000 children are adopted in the United States every year. For adoptive parents, talking about this subject can be a huge source of stress. There are likely a million questions running through your head if you are considering how and when to start discussing adoption. Although, it doesn’t have to be so scary. It’s important to embrace adoption as a part of your story and journey. Read on to find out more on when and how to tell your kid they […]
July 7, 2021

How to Choose Your Adoption Attorney

Each year there are around 135,000 children adopted. If you’re someone that’s looking to adopt a child, chances are you’re going to need an adoption attorney to help you throughout the entire process. We’re going to provide you with an in-depth guide that will help you get through all the options for attorneys that you have at your fingertips. Consider Their Experience When it comes time to choose an attorney, you need to think about their adoption case experience. You’re […]
July 5, 2021

What to Do the First Time a Foster Child Comes to Stay With Us?

When a foster child enters a new home for the first time, it can be daunting, especially if they’ve experienced any traumas. That’s why you want to make your home as welcoming and comfortable as possible before your foster child arrives, to make the process a lot easier for them. There are many benefits of fostering a child, but preparing for their arrival can be overwhelming. However, in this article, you’ll learn everything you need to know about how to fully prepare for […]
June 9, 2021

10 Heartwarming Quotes for Birth Mothers Thinking About Adoption

Societal expectations have a way of adding extra fear, guilt, and shame to taboo subjects. For a mother who is already experiencing mom-guilt, even before having given birth, the self-doubt can be suffocating. Talking about adoption in a realistic, empathetic manner can offer insight that wouldn’t have been previously thought of in a society that seemingly alienates birth mothers to put their children up for adoption. To end this taboo, I suggest a thought experiment. Abortion and adoption are seen […]
June 9, 2021

What Rights Do Birthmothers Maintain After an Adoption?

Every year, thousands of children are adopted in the US. While there is no single source for adoption numbers, estimates show that between private adoptions, adoptions from foster care or the child welfare system, or adoptions from other countries, over 100,000 children are adopted each year. Choosing adoption is a big decision, whether you are a woman considering putting her child up for adoption, or someone considering adopting a child. There are many questions surrounding adoption, including those regarding the rights […]