adoptive parents, Domestic Adoption

Adoption Lingo That Bothers You Most

We’ve seen this topic come up a lot recently in chats on Facebook and Twitter, and we’ve blogged about it before. These are the adoption-related terms, phrases, and questions that the adoption community finds most bothersome. Half of these phrases a friend or family might not think twice about saying, but they do come out… Continue reading Adoption Lingo That Bothers You Most


Shoving it Down Our Throats

I recently came across a post by Kelsey Stewart ( who has been kind enough to share some of her posts with us on this blog) about the hatred and venom that is sometimes shared on birth mother forums, blog comments, chat rooms, and facebook comments (read the full blog post here). There are many birth mothers… Continue reading Shoving it Down Our Throats