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.

Adoption Info

We Tell You the Exact Cost of Your Adoption

“There are so many unknowns in adoption.” Christa said as she admitted that she was a type-A personality who liked…
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Favorite Adoption Books For Children

We are often asked what some of our favorite adoption books are for children. We are happy to give you…
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“WAIT WELL” to be Matched

“Wait well.” This is an invitation to those who have completed the home study process and have officially received approval…
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Adopting Toddlers–Expect the Unexpected

The behavior of newborns, whether through adoption or birth, follows an expected pattern. They cry when they are hungry or…
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Adoption is Not Babysitting

“Don’t you feel like you are always babysitting?” Rosemary asked as she more securely bundled up the child she gave…
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Secret Keeping is a Recipe for Disaster

Not many generations ago, adoption was secret and often considered shameful for both the birth mother and the adoptive child.…
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Are You Ready for the Unexpected? Preemies, Twins, Toddlers

NICU Baby Needs Parents– Little Baby Victor has gained nearly three pounds since his birth when he weighed one pound…
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