This beautiful film does an excellent job of shedding light on the complexities of growing up adopted. Here's what stayed with me long after my tears had dried.
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These two words encapsulate how I have approached my open adoption relationship from the start. And though I feel I've been doing a pretty good job, a recent challenge led me to seek an adoption therapist.
Everyone has something to say about being a mom, or not being a mom, or having a mom, or searching for your mom, or having two moms, etc. Why not share your story in a Listen to Your Mother (LTYM) show?
Inspired by Six-Word Memoirs and the book series The Best Advice in Six Words, by Larry Smith, I thought it would be interesting, inspiring, and all around great to solicit six words about adoption.
The journey that led me to become a mother through domestic adoption at age 45 began with infertility. But, since becoming a mom to my daughter, I have never looked back and don't hold onto the "infertile" moniker.
Being able to express what I am grateful for during periods of upheaval and uncertainty, such as going through the adoption process, has been nothing less than a godsend.
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