“Open adoption was one of the toughest/smartest decisions I have ever made.. I love watching my daughter grow and seeing how adored she is with her adoptive family.. I love knowing she is with the most loving people and living better than I could have raised her at this point in my life. I am…Read More
Many times when we are faced with a problem that feels too big to solve, we avoid it. We keep our heads low and stay in the dark as long as possible. This is true for many women who find out that they are pregnant and are faced with the reality that their lifestyle or situation is not conducive to that of healthy child raising.Read More
A do-over is on the way…
You are not alone if you are feeling the frustration of another year gone accompanied with the relief that a new one is approaching.
Post adoption life can be a roller coaster of a ride leaving you wondering if you will ever feel stable again. It is not uncommon to look at the time gone by and think that maybe you should be in a different place in your life right now.
Holidays get togethers can bring many questions for birth mothers like…
Will I be able to hold Aunt Susan’s baby without crying this year?
What if someone asks me where my baby is?
How much should I share about my recent adoption and with whom?
Podcast by Birth Mom Founder, Kim Noeth. My Adoption Story.Read More
-Lived and Written by Vanessa Skinner <3 “Never in a million years did I ever think that I will be put in a position to have to put one of my children up for adoption. Unfortunately things happen in life that you can’t control and I found myself pregnant and I could not raise another child.…Read More
Once there were two women Who never knew each other. One you do not remember, The other you call mother.Read More
I was one person sitting in a crowd of hundreds, secure in my anonymity. Then a seemingly harmless string of words shook me to the core: “Will all mothers please stand?” Sudden panic enveloped me, causing me to sink down into my seat.Read More
Confide In Someone Who Has Earned Your Trust
You’d be surprised how many birth mothers share a similar story that they chose to keep their pregnancies a secret for as long as possible.
Chances are if you are at this point in your adoption journey, you may be feeling overwhelmed with the many different things that you have to consider when choosing someone who will be raising your child. What should you look for in a parent profile of an awaiting family?Read More