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Daily Themes

Starting next month “Recipe for a Family” will have daily themes that address different issues with Adoption/Loss/Infertility.  Following will be the format: Miracle Mondays:  Faith-based support and success stories The Truth about Trying Tuesdays:  Facts about Adoption/Loss/Infertility While you Wait Wednesdays:  Weekly tips/activities to help deal with the waiting (2ww, waiting for “the call”, general waiting, dealing with disappointments) The Thursday Thinker:  A weekly ... Read More »

Open Adoption: Changing your Child’s Name

I went to pick-up my daughter from Girl Scouts yesterday and they had painted Valentine T-shirts  They were very cute and had hearts on them with their names painted on the front.  I looked around for my daughter’s and couldn’t find it.  Then I found one with her middle name on it: “Layla” (which is the first name her birth mom picked for her.)  She has been talking about ... Read More »

Books on Open Adoption

Here is a list of helpful books on Open Adoption.  Some are classics that have been revised and others are newer: 1.  The Open Adoption Experience – A Complete Guide for Adoptive and Birth Families by Lois Ruskai Melina 2.  Raising Adopted Children: Revised Edition by Lois Ruskai Melina 3.  Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew by Sherrie Eldridge 4.  ... Read More »

Best of Open Adoption Blogs 2011

A listing of the best open adoption blogs is posted at the following: Best of Open Adoption Blogs 2011 My blog post about “Did I get the Call?” made the list (December 2011 Archives) and there are so many more heartwarming tales. -Cindy Read More »