The One Thing This Boy Is Grateful That His Mom Did (Aside From Ordering Pizza)

In a handwritten note he gave his mom on Mother’s Day this year, one 9-year-old boy made sure to express gratitude to his mom for the nice things she does: buying him pizza sometimes, playing baseball with him in the back yard, singing to him.

And then he thanked his mom for adopting him.

His mom was so touched, she shared the note on Instagram. Then she commented, “Little does our son understand how much more adoption was a gift to us, rather than from us.  I’ll hold onto this letter for the rest of my life.”

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Rachel Skousen

Rachel has a long-held passion for adoption that was sealed through her work as the content manager at She currently works as a content specialist at, finding and sharing amazing adoption content from across the web. She is a mom of three and loves reading and napping in her spare time.

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