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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Birth Mother Crochets For Herself, Her Baby, and Etsy

Salena* has learned to surround herself with soft yarn. Weaving a blanket out of chucky, cotton thread for her son…
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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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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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Bradley and Amanda

Welcomed a beautiful baby boy in Michigan.
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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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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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