My Adoption Advice and Guidance for You

My Adoption Advice and Guidance for You

When I was adopting 38 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 ready to be a mom and do everything possible to...
National Bullying Prevention Month

National Bullying Prevention Month

When your child or grandchild comes home from school with hurt feelings because of the words or actions of other children, it breaks your heart. As you watch them fight back the tears as they tell you their story with a shaky voice, you want to wrap your arms around...
September – Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September – Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

One of my most difficult days was the day I found out my precious seven-year-old granddaughter, Ellie, was diagnosed with cancer. My heart broke for her and my daughter as I knew they had a very difficult and frightening journey ahead of them.   Ellie was...