How To Know If You Will Be A Controlling Adoptive Parent

You're adopting a child. More than anything in the world you want to grow your family. You are going through a lot of emotions. Your faith is being tested and you're quite possibly in overwhelm with

Happy Mothers Day Wishes To My Biological Mother

Obviously, I am adopted. I do not know my biological mother. As a child, I had no interest in finding her, in fact, everyone around me was more intrigued than I was. I don't know

I Lost Myself When My Adoptive Grandmother Did This To Me

There was a blizzard outside. It was worse on the banks of Lake Erie where I lived than it was in town. I was huddled in the fetal position inside my neighbor's summer house, cold,

5 HUGE Mistakes You Will Make That Will Kill Your Relationship With Your Adopted Child

You go into parenting wanting the best for your child. But my question would be, define 'what is best for your child.' Are you super clear what that means and if so, write it down

Don’t ‘Feel Bad’ For Your Adopted Child Because They Suffer Loss

Adopted children come into the relationship with inherent traumas and loss is one of them. Don't feel bad for your adopted child because they suffer loss. Adopted children don't need sympathy. They need understanding. Feeling

The One Big TRUTH Adoptive Couples Need To Know About Their Child

First off, if you are someone who has adopted a child, I personally want to thank you. Secondly, this post with the exception of the one big TRUTH is applicable for any parent. I have