My Daughter Is Pregnant: How Moms Feel When Their Child Chooses Adoption

Posted on: June 16th 2015

When you’re pregnant and considering adoption, you’re thinking about your future and the future of your child. However, there are others to consider as well. At some point during your pregnancy, you’ll likely let your own parents know about your choice to pursue adoption. How will your mother react when she learns that her daughter is … Continue reading My Daughter Is Pregnant: How Moms Feel When Their Child Chooses Adoption

How Family Adoption Is Different

Posted on: June 13th 2015

If you’re thinking about a family adoption, here are a few things you’ll need to know: Giving baby up for adoption is always a challenging situation. Finding the best adoptive parents is likely the most difficult decision you’ll ever make. But a willing and able family member could make your decision easier and your baby’s … Continue reading How Family Adoption Is Different

Questions to Ask Prospective Adoptive Parents

Posted on: June 11th 2015

  When you’re considering adoption, one of the hardest choices you will make is choosing your child’s adoptive parents. While some birth mothers know a family member or friend who would like to adopt their child, many others find someone else who would like to adopt their child. After you have a list of prospective … Continue reading Questions to Ask Prospective Adoptive Parents

Is Adoption Right for Me? What Open Adoption Looks Like in Real Life

Posted on: June 02nd 2015

Is an open adoption right for me? Many an uncertain birth mother has considered these words as she debates whether she’d like to create an adoption plan. While closed adoptions were common in past decades, open adoptions have become much more common in recent years. What does an open adoption look like in real life? … Continue reading Is Adoption Right for Me? What Open Adoption Looks Like in Real Life

My Daughter Is Pregnant: How You Can Help Your Pregnant Teen

Posted on: May 26th 2015

My daughter is pregnant. When those words run through your head, you feel a whole range of emotions. You may feel angry, sad, or panicked. You may feel proud of the way she’s handling it and the way she told you. When you’re the parent of a pregnant teen, here’s how you can help. Listen … Continue reading My Daughter Is Pregnant: How You Can Help Your Pregnant Teen

Pregnant and Scared: How Birth Moms Can Stay Healthy While Pregnant

Posted on: May 21st 2015

When you’re newly pregnant and scared and looking at your options, it’s hard to remember to do everything that you need to do to stay healthy as well. However, when you’re pregnant it is very important that you stay healthy, both for your sake and for your child’s health. Talking to an adoption professional can … Continue reading Pregnant and Scared: How Birth Moms Can Stay Healthy While Pregnant

Giving My Baby Up For Adoption: Choices to Make After the Birth

Posted on: May 19th 2015

When you’re pregnant and giving a baby up for adoption, you await your child’s birth with a wide range of emotions. When your child is born, you will have to make your final decision about who will care for your child. Preparing for your child’s birth will help you make a plan and feel confident … Continue reading Giving My Baby Up For Adoption: Choices to Make After the Birth

Unplanned Pregnancy: How to Give Your Baby Up for Adoption

Posted on: May 06th 2015

When you’re feeling scared about your unplanned pregnancy or unsure about the future, you don’t need to feel completely alone. You may not be able to raise this child, but there are adoption agencies and law firms who can help you make the choice to adopt and who will help you along this path. Adoption … Continue reading Unplanned Pregnancy: How to Give Your Baby Up for Adoption

Pregnant and Scared: How Teens Can Support a Pregnant Friend

Posted on: April 22nd 2015

When your friend tells you she’s pregnant and scared, what do you do? She’s likely confused and worried about her future. Right now, your friend needs a supportive and listening ear. If you have a friend who’s chosen adoption, you can support her as she works to find the right support people who will help … Continue reading Pregnant and Scared: How Teens Can Support a Pregnant Friend