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.

Birthmothers

“She wanted me aborted.”

“I was never wanted.” Jamice* spoke matter-of-factly as she gazed out across the city park where we were socially distancing.…
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Birth Mothers, What are You Like?

What are birth mothers like? Birth mothers, what are you like? There is absolutely no way to answer those two…
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“Dear Birth Mom,” From an Adopted Child

Guest writer Dear Birth mothers, I was adopted. The woman who gave birth to me took newborn pictures of me,…
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To All the Adoption Haters–I Wish You Knew These Two Women

There are those who can’t imagine giving birth to a child and then allowing someone else to raise that child.…
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Birth Mothers Need the Right Match with Adoptive Parents

Zoey was on edge. She stared out the window, subconsciously shaking her head. The pregnant woman had gone through dozens…
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Can You Love Any Child? Premature or Older.

Pregnancy is hard. Pregnancy is scary. Giving your baby to another mother to raise is heart-wrenching. Especially heart-wrenching when the…
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Birth Mother Feels Uncomfortable–Why?

“I love her,” Tamara shouldn’t have sounded so disheartened. She had chosen what she felt was the perfect adoptive family…
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