Open Adoption

Open Adoption Hospital Packing List

Congratulations! You're expecting, just maybe not in the traditional way. If you are hoping to adopt a baby, especially with a domestic (US) open adoption, you need to be prepared. We got THE CALL from the hospital with our first daughter and arrived with nothing with us, not even a camera! Thankfully, our social worker… Continue reading Open Adoption Hospital Packing List

Open Adoption

Advice I Wish Someone Would’ve Given Me When I Was Waiting to Adopt

  A friend called to tell me she was pregnant. I was genuinely excited for her. I went to the store and bought her a cute, ‘You’re Expecting’ card. As I was looking at all the cards, it hit me. This would be one more thing that I would miss out on. At that time,… Continue reading Advice I Wish Someone Would’ve Given Me When I Was Waiting to Adopt