Tips for Being Yourself In Your Adoption Profile

Tips for Being Yourself In Your Adoption Profile   One of the most common pieces of advice for couples looking to adopt is to “be yourselves.” We know how tough this can be. When you’re trying to adopt, the temptation is to make your family look as appealing as...

Tips for Bonding With Your Adopted Baby

Tips for Bonding With Your Adopted Baby   In the past, many people believed that newborn babies were “blank slates” that didn’t have any personalities or preferences. Today, we know better. Babies form clear preferences for people and environments – and...

Important Questions to Ask Your Adoption Agency

Important Questions to Ask Your Adoption Agency   When you’re starting the adoption process, one of the biggest decisions you’ll make is which agency to work with. No two adoption agencies are the same, so it’s important for you to choose an agency you are...

Tips for Starting an Adoption Search and Reunion

Tips for Starting an Adoption Search and Reunion   Adult adoptees often find themselves considering searching for their biological parents and relatives. While feelings about adoption can vary from curiosity to sadness to anger, adult adoptees often say that...

Tips for Handling Your Adoption Wait During the Holidays

Tips for Handling Your Adoption Wait During the Holidays   Adoption waiting periods are never easy, but we understand that many waiting families face particular challenges during the holiday season. Being around relatives you don’t see often and facing their...

Domestic versus International Adoption

Domestic versus International Adoption   Every adoption journey starts differently, but they often have many decisions and considerations in common. One of the first decisions many couples need to make is whether they wish to pursue a domestic or an international...