What To Be Prepared For When Adopting

What To Be Prepared For When Adopting

Adoption can be a beautiful process that few are blessed to experience. It can be emotional for some, and unexpected situations may throw off those hoping to adopt. In my most recent episode on All About Adoption, I discuss what to be prepared for when adopting....

How to Handle a Fast Adoption

Have you been through an adoption? Or do you know anyone who has experienced a fast adoption?   It can be a whirlwind! Since every situation is different, it can be difficult to know what to expect. In my most recent video, I discuss 5 ways that you can be better...
The 3 Myths of Open Adoption

The 3 Myths of Open Adoption

  Open adoption can be a confusing topic for many adults. I have to admit, when I first started out in the adoption field as a younger, uneducated social worker, there were quite a few myths I believed about open adoption that simply weren’t true. In my most recent...
Six Different Types of Adoption

Six Different Types of Adoption

If you’ve made the decision to adopt a child, congratulations! Your life is about to change in a wonderful way! Now, you might be wondering what your next steps will be. How do you approach the adoption process? In my most recent YouTube video, I walk you through six...
5 Signs You’re Ready to Adopt

5 Signs You’re Ready to Adopt

One of the single most asked questions I get from potential parents are, “How do we know if we’re ready to adopt?” If you and your partner have ever asked that question yourselves, then this post is dedicated to you! Adoption is a beautiful experience, but you need to...
Tips on Sharing Your Adoption News

Tips on Sharing Your Adoption News

For many adoptive parents, the adoption process is something that they keep relatively quiet. They may only tell a couple of friends or family since it can be a long and emotionally exhausting process, depending on the individual circumstances. Who adoptive parents...
Honest and Touching Quotes from Adoptees

Honest and Touching Quotes from Adoptees

Adoption is a beautiful and challenging adventure, that affects birth parents, adoptive parents, and adoptees in different and profound ways. Adopted children who are now grown have incredibly varied experiences and reflect on their lives as adoptees in different...