When Waiting To Adopt Turns Bitter

What do you do when waiting to adopt turns bitter? Why are there people who wait only a few days while others wait years to find their family? This is a hard question.

Ellen Haws shares her adoption experience:

“Everyone was great to share with us [their adoption stories] and one of the clearest things that stood out to me was that there is zero consistency in adoption. Everyone had similar events happen in their adoptions, but no two adoptions were the same. And the biggest inconsistency we noticed was length of time.”

How can you stay positive when your waiting goes longer than expected? Find out by reading the article here.


Caroline is currently working for Elevati/Adoption.com as an intern--she loves it! She is a poor college student who is studying English and hopes to go on to wear the master's cap someday. You can find Caroline gallivanting around the European countryside or hoofing it in the mountains. Chocolate in any form instantly wins her friendship, and she is not afraid to geek out over the Lord of the Rings or Star Wars films.

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