Adoption Resources: The First Years

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M.K. asks from Chicago

My daughter is happy six years old girl and I started getting worry on How and When is the right time to tell her that she is adopted child?? thank you


Open Adoption Info

S.H. asks from Eugene

I am a first time Grandmother to a 5 1/2 mo. darling Grandson. My daugter has not bonded with this little guy and it is time to check into open adoption even though ...


17, Pregnant, & Need Advice

M.O. asks from Washington DC

I already missed 2 abortion appointments so I decided....I'm going to have my baby. I got WIc, medicaid....i'm trying to get everything together before i tell my gran...


Seeking Step Moms

S.B. asks from Seattle

Are there any step mom's out there who are having a hard time with their step children or feel their husband is not blending well with your children? Or know how to b...


At Wits Endand Ready to Give Up.

R.L. asks from Dallas

I want to give me 21 month year old daughter up, either to her dad or up for adoption. I am not cut out for motherhood and I damn sure can't afford to give her a goo...


Anyone an Only Child or Have an Only Child (By Life Happenstance or by Choice?)

L.C. asks from Chicago

I am a single woman on an adoption waiting list for a baby girl. I'm 47 and after much heartbreak of not meeting Mr. Right five years ago I decided to become a parent...


Fall bday...send to Kindergarten or Keep Home?

H.R. asks from Hartford

My daughter has a late birthday (Dec 7) according to Connecticut's public school guidelines for kindergarten (must be age 5 by Dec 31). If we send her this fall, she...


Adoptive Son Needing Help with Behavior Problems

A.K. asks from Honolulu

I am a mom of a 13.5 yr old adoptive son whose past includes sexual and physical abuse from infancy. I believe he was "rejected" from the womb, as his foster mom tol...


Will I Ever Figure Out Where I Fit?

P.G. asks from Dallas

Hi moms, sorry if this is long, but I'm feeling down and need some help. I guess my question is, how can I figure out where I fit - work wise, life wise? This is a lo...


Prayers Answered?

C.B. asks from Kansas City

Okay mamas, hate to say it but this is one of those "if you can't say something nice, don't answer" questions. i fyou don't believe, that's fine, but don't rain on my...