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What one woman wishes she’d known before placing child for adoption
October 28, 2015

What one woman wishes she’d known before placing child for adoption

“Even though I was not prepared for the grief, I would do it all over again because it was the best decision for my son. My love for him made breaking my own heart possible.” — Brina, on the difficult decision of placing her child for adoption Read more about
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Becoming Juno: A story of adoption
October 26, 2015

Becoming Juno: A story of adoption

“So I’m not Juno Macguff. I wanted to be like her when I was sixteen years old, but I never imagined myself in her situation, pregnant and unable to parent, trying to figure out what to do with my life. We’ll never how Juno turned out (until the inevitable remake/sequel,
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How do women feel after placing their baby for adoption
October 15, 2015

How do women feel after placing their baby for adoption?

“We love our children. They are not unwanted, they were just unplanned. There are so many birthmothers in hiding that people don’t realize they might know someone who is a birthmom who is not comfortable telling them about it. We are just people, we made a choice. Some birthmothers want
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How we decided to adopt
September 28, 2015

How we decided to adopt

“Families are built on unconditional love. And it is my hope that there is a birth mother out there who would be willing to share the opportunity of raising a child with me. I would feel selfish spending all of our resources for years on end just so I could
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God and Jetfire
July 24, 2015

God and Jetfire: Exploring the Journey of Open Adoption

“As someone who works in the adoption world, I have shared in the joys of new families created through adoption, as well as experienced the joy adoption can bring in my own family. I also realize that what is often overlooked is the inherent loss in every domestic adoption: that
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