Preparing Adopted/Foster Kids for Possible Birth Parent Rejection

What to Do When Your Adopted/Foster Child Suffers Rejection

Adoptive and foster parents often fear the possibility of their child being rejected by members of birth family. Sherrie Eldridge provides steps parents can take to help their children “do rejection well.” […]

A New Letter to My Late Birth Mother

 

Dear friends,

As I put on my camel-tan sweater vest and embroidered cowboy boots, I said to my husband, “I am beginning to look at lot like Elizabeth, aren’t I?

He smiled, shaking his head affirmatively.

Elizabeth is my late birth mother and this letter is dedicated to her memory.

When I first reunited […]

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