This question, posed on the question/answer forum Quora, elicited some honest responses from adoptive parents. Many parents reflected on doubts
Megan Keller, an adoptee and police officer in New Jersey, was interested in filling in her family medical history. So
Rachel Lewis is an adoptive mom. She writes, “I’ve heard it. You’ve heard it. Maybe you’ve said it. You know someone. I
At 14 I started suffering with anxiety, panic attacks, and depression. I was living with an unstable, alcoholic mother at
Jeremy Willet visited Ethiopia in 2007 to help out in an orphanage and work with children who had been orphaned
There’s a lot of advice out there for adoptive parents, but the most powerful advice comes from people who were,
It’s arguably the most important part of your adoption profile: the “Dear Expectant Parent” letter. So how do you write
Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman are starring in the new film Lion, a true story about adoption and adoption reunion.
Four-year-old Christopher got to paint a mask for himself on a special outing with a reporter from Koin 5. He
If you’ve tried to gather numbers about domestic infant adoptions in the United States, you’ve probably run into a bit
Tyler is a handsome 17-year-old boy from the Washington D.C. area who has been in foster care for 10 years.
Adoptions are full of many emotions. Excitement and nervousness are wrapped up into the journey. While awaiting Levi, this family
If your kids aren’t talking about adoption without your prompting, it doesn’t mean they aren’t thinking about it. Sometimes kids
To His Teacher Dear Miss Othmar, You are about to become the third most important person in my son’s life. You
Is getting attached to a child a bad thing? People use that reason as why they don’t want to be
Looking through old family slides, we reminisce about memories and may see characteristics and features that resemble ours in our
A lot of news in Europe this past week has also raised questions for how it will play a role
Written from the perspective an adoptee, they share some intimate details about the core being of themselves and where they
Happy Father’s Day to all you dads out there! Quotes on fatherhood Becoming a dad is achieved in many ways.
I remember being a little girl, thinking, “Wow.. She sure is happy I’m here, to be her daughter” and I
I have a biological son that I was able to successfully breastfeed for over a year. When we realized the
These answers to stupid questions can benefit everyone involved. In the past couple of months, there seems to have been
Sometimes the trials we face in life are what make us grow and be better people. This mom shares her
According to Kenya news outlets, cabinet officials recently announced a ban on foreign adoptions on November 27, 2014. According to