What Exactly Is an Adoption Home Study?

A home study generally happens after you have completed your training classes and adoption application. All states require that families applying to adopt complete a home study. Once…

What Are The Benefits of Open Adoption?

Because open adoption can look different in every adoption, there isn’t one specific definition. It comes down to the wishes and agreements made between the biological and adoptive…

My Top 3 Adoption Fundraising Ideas

There are SO many great ways to raise funds for adoption!  You can do a quick search online and get so many amazing creative ideas. But, I wanted…

10 Things To Know BEFORE You Adopt

1) Adoption is worth it! There will be ups and downs throughout your adoption journey. It’s OK! It’s a lot like life. Every adoption is unique and you…

My Top 4 Adoption Loan Recommendations

When it comes to the cost of adoption, most of us could use a little, or a lot, of financial help. If adoption grants don’t work out for…

The Top 3 Reasons Not to Adopt

As an adoption advocate that loves talking about adoption, I often hear all the reasons why someone thinks they just can’t adopt. The truth is that 38% of…

What if I don’t feel attached to my adopted child?

Attachment Issues I’m here today to talk about an issue many would rather avoid. It’s taboo to talk about in many ways. What if you dream about adopting…