Adoptees, Adoption, adoptive parents, Birth Parents, Open Adoption

The History of National Adoption Month

National Adoption Month is quickly approaching which led us to wonder, how did this celebratory month get its start? Join us on an exploration into our favorite month of the year! The Beginning of National Adoption Month National Adoption Week National Adoption Month didn’t actually start off as a month long celebration of adoption, but… Continue reading The History of National Adoption Month

adoptive parents, Birth Parents, new fathers, new mothers, Open Adoption, Uncategorized

Let’s Celebrate…It’s National Adoption Month!

National Adoption Month is only a week away. Have you thought about how you will celebrate adoption as a part of your life, your family, your child? Here are some suggestions of ways to honor National Adoption Month: Promote adoption awareness via social media. Use your Twitter, Facebook, or blog— whichever you choose. Share your… Continue reading Let’s Celebrate…It’s National Adoption Month!

Adoptees, adoptive parents, Birth Parents

National Adoption Month & Living In The “Triad”

November is National Adoption Month, a time to raise awareness about the adoption of children as well as the women who have chosen adoption for their children.  A birthmother is not brave; she is not strong or tough. She is simply a mother— mothers by instinct protect and love their children. She had the most… Continue reading National Adoption Month & Living In The “Triad”

adoptive parents, Domestic Adoption, International Adoption

Bringing Adoptive Families Together

November is National Adoption Month.  It is supposed to be a month to celebrate how adoption has touched the lives of all the people involved in the adoption process and also to bring families together.  Unfortunately,  we have started to notice a disturbing trend  of segregation within the adoption community.  With so many different ways… Continue reading Bringing Adoptive Families Together

Adoption Books & Movies, adoptive parents, Birth Parents, Domestic Adoption, International Adoption

November is National Adoption Month

Every November people across the country celebrate National Adoption Awareness month.  Founded primarily to promote domestic adoption of children in the US foster care system, it has branched out to include awareness that children all across the world are in need of homes.  It has also become a time when families celebrate the joy adoption… Continue reading November is National Adoption Month