Adoption: How it Feels When You're Not Chosen

Today has been marked on my calendar for weeks. A simple star in the corner, nothing you’d notice if you weren’t looking for it, but something I’ve stared at for days, something that represents a lot of nervous stomachs and sleepless nights and days spent dreaming of the future. Today was the day we found out if we were selected to adopt a little boy we’d been matched with. And today, just hours ago, we found out that another family was chosen instead. ...more
What a beautiful and sad post.  My husband and I are adoptive parents who weren't chosen for a ...more

The cat's among the pixies now

Hallie's pen and ink tribute to Padfoot as drawn through her tears while listening to The Order of the Phoenix...more

Good Adoption News!

This past weekend, I received word from E’s appeals attorney that her job was finished: bio dad’s appeal had been dismissed, which means E is now legally free for adoption! Words cannot express how excited we are. Of course, there is now tons of paperwork to go through, and a new homestudy to be done, but we are so close!...more

The Russian Adoption Ban; It Doesn’t Apply to American Foster Children

We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone. ~ Ronald Reagan...more
Hi Katie..I'm from Puerto Rico and I heard  a story about a Puerto Rican family that had ...more