Posts tagged Adoption

Two Peas In A Separated Pod- An Adoption Story

Two Peas In A Separated Pod- An Adoption Story

I am an adoptee. This was a fact of my life that I have always known. I had wonderful and loving parents but something was missing. I have always wondered who, out there, was connected to me. I grew up in the Bronx, New York. When I gave birth to my first child I felt […]

Our Adoption Story

Our Adoption Story

After about 3 years in foster care we were able to grant the one request of our 15 year old foster daughter when we first got her a year ago. ” Please, don’t make me move again, I just want to be stable” The adoption was beautiful. Her birth family and our family have become […]

Full Circle

Full Circle

It doesn’t start with me though does it? Both my parents were abused/neglected – My mom suffered incest, sexual and physical abuse…My dad was the last of 8 in a poverty stricken household…He was the “forgotten” child, left to his own often nefarious devices. My parents met in high school and after one abortion, decided […]