Mardie Caldwell, Adoption Expert

Mardie's Articles

A Sampling of Articles by Mardie Caldwell

6 Common Adoption Myths Dispelled
Written at request of NBC's The Today Show in conjunction with Mardie's appearance.

How Adoption Fits into an Economic Crisis
A reminder for all that some longings, such as the longing to be parents, strengthens when external stress is present.

An Open Adoption Miracle
The story of Shantell, a young woman who learned about adoption and created a miracle for her son.

The Reality of the Date Rape Drug
More and more women are finding themselves pregnant after an assault they do not remember. Arm yourself or your daughter with the information needed to prevent date rape.

Creative Resources for Funding Adoption
After spending a small fortune on infertility, families are often struggling to establish a budget for adoption. Mardie shares creative ideas for making adoption affordable.

Adoption is a True Walk of Faith
Written from a Christian perspective, this article reminds families to rely on their faith when adopting.

5 Keys to a Successful Adoption
Adoption is a journey that families need to be prepared for. Mardie shares her top 5 ways that can do that.

Remember Where It All Began...
A classic article that reminds adoptive families of the woman who made their adoption possible.... their birthmother.

Hotels and Clean Sheets
After a less-than-memorable travel experience with her family, Mardie penned this piece to provide tips for family stays at hotels that are not quite what you hoped for.


From The Desk of Mardie Caldwell