THE HEART TO HEART BLOG

Adoption is a lifelong journey, and so is adoption education.  We've written these posts to help you along your way.  Please enjoy, and let us know what you think in the comments section.

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Adoptive Children Need to Trust–Earn that Trust

“You don’t trust me,” the boy was obviously distressed, but not distressed enough to stop eating fries from a generous…
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Adoption Unknowns Shouldn’t Include the Cost of the Adoption

Adoption Unknowns Give Up My Baby “There are so many unknowns in adoption,” Christa said as she admitted that she…
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When Not to Adopt!

Guest writer—An adopted teenager I’m adopted, and even though my parents were some of the best, I have over the…
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The Insensitive Things People Say

“I just don’t understand giving a baby away!” We were sitting at a round table, looking across the room at…
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“Don’t Be an Irrational Adoptive Parent”

“Adoptive parents are irrational.” The woman was animate, angry, and wanted to remain anonymous. I knew she had been adopted…
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Birth Mothers Have Choices

Making a decision to place your child for adoption is HUGE. This important decision should not be made quickly or…
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The Right Match

The Halls* completed their home study right as COVID started disrupting life in the United States. They placed their family…
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