Did You Know? The Dear Birthmother Letter

Every hopeful adoptive parent or couple has to write what’s commonly known as a “Dear Birthmother” letter…which is starting to be known as a “Dear Expectant Mother” letter, which is a little more accurate and in-line with positive birth language (Wonder what that is? We’ll write about that soon). The letter is an introduction. It’s … More Did You Know? The Dear Birthmother Letter

Did You Know? The term Transracial Adoption.

When the adopted child is a different race than the parents it’s called a transracial adoption. The whole family, even including the birth mother, forms a transracial family. For example, Sandra Bullock and her son are a transracial family. Since we are open to a child from any ethnic/racial background there’s a possibility that we’ll … More Did You Know? The term Transracial Adoption.