I Love to See Adoption Prayers Answered!

I Love to See Adoption Prayers Answered!

November holds a special place in my heart because it is recognized across the U.S. as National Adoption Month. This month is the perfect opportunity to share the beauty of modern adoption.   I know the deep-seated need that motivates couples to seek adoption,...
The Best Adoption Advice I Ever Gave

The Best Adoption Advice I Ever Gave

When I was adopting 36 years ago, I had to figure things out on my own. Open adoption was still new back then, and independent adoption was all but unheard of. I didn’t have any adoption advice to go by. But I was so ready to be a mom and do everything I could...
How Can I Breastfeed My Adopted Baby?

How Can I Breastfeed My Adopted Baby?

Many hopeful adoptive mothers wonder, “Can I breastfeed my adopted baby without being pregnant?” For those adopting a newborn, breastfeeding can seem out of reach. But it’s not! With the right information, guidance, and plenty of support, you can...
Raising Sons

Raising Sons

I am always impressed when I meet a young man whose parents raised him with good manners. I think that is because today, too many young people are glued to their phones, with earbuds in, letting real life pass them by.   Are you a boy mom? Know that you can...
3 Creative Ideas for the Perfect Family Reunion

3 Creative Ideas for the Perfect Family Reunion

Getting together with family members you haven’t seen in a long time can be a wonderful, enjoyable experience. And with the kids out of school, the summertime is the perfect time to plan a fun family reunion!   Many people remember that family reunions back...