Birth Mother Blogs

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20somethingbirthmother
A 20something birth mother, who placed her son for adoption last September, shares her journey and how she’s learning to love herself again. 

A Birthmom’s Story
 A birthmother shares her thoughts, feelings and insights about her adoption journey and about adoption in general.

A Birth Mother’s Love
A birth mother shares her journey through open adoption.

AdoptionBirthmom
Insights by a self-described “second Generation birthmom, a birth relative, the first ‘kept’ child of a birthmom and an adoptee’s granddaughter.”

Adoption In the City
Open adoption as seen through a New York city woman who placed her baby with a same sex couple, also from New York city.

Adoption Blogs
A network of blogs including a section devoted to online journals by birth and life mothers.

Adoption Sucks
A birth mother recalls the pain of losing her child to adoption.

Adoption Roadkill
The life, times and words of an exiled mother.

All About A Girl
The feelings and thoughts about the effects of adoption by a birth mother.

Amandamiah
Insight and observations about life and adoption by a birth mother, administrator, missionary, and writer.

Amstel Life
A marketing director in Raleigh, North Carolina shares the story of the seven-year-old daughter she placed through open adoption.

Amy S.
The thoughts of a birthmother who placed a child into an open adoption in 2004.

Another Version of Motherhood
The adoption story of one woman who found herself unexpectedly pregnant at the age of 17.

Beautiful Heartsbreaks
A birthmother shares the “beautiful heartbreaks” of her life before and after placement of her baby for adoption.

Being Me
A birth mom in reunion learns about her daughter and about herself.

Beloved’s Adoption Story
A birthmother blog by Cannille, a 20-year-old poet and Jesus follower with a strong love for adoption.

Birthfathers
The personal website of a birth father which includes his own story and a mailing list.

Birthmom Confessionsof
A birth mom describes her journey through adoption.

Birthmom Talks
A birthmother shares her thoughts about adoption loss and other events in her life.

Birthmother–the blog, the book, my life
A birthmother and author discusses her transformation from shame to acceptance, from fear and secrets and lies to truth and courage.

Birthmother
The blog of a mother of two children, one of whom she placed for adoption.

Birthmother Heroes
Offering support to women who have placed a child for adoption.

Birthmother:My Experiences, My Truth
A blog created by a birthmother to educate people about open adoption and birthmothers.  

Birthmother; Reprise
Musing of a birth mom of two boys in a very open adoption.

Birthmother Voice
Open adoption as seen through an author and mother of five children, three of whom were placed for adoption

Blessings in Disguise
Elizabeth blogs about her life after choosing adoption for her daughter.

Blue Bungalow
A birth mom explains how she lost her child to the “adoption industry”.

Bonafide Birthmother
A birthmother with Asperger’s Syndrome who placed three children for adoption shares her story.

Born To Be In Your Arms
A birthmother who recently placed her baby blogs about the double-edge sword that is open adoption.

Coleman Moms and Babes
The official blog of adoptees of the Suemman Coleman home for unwed mothers.

Coley’s Corner
Dishin’ as a wife and a mother of two boys, one of whom was placed for adoption.

Cookie Speaks
A birth mom in reunion with her son shares her thoughts about her search and the issue of open records and adoption reform.

Cleveland Birthmother
A 20-something birthmother in an open adoption shares the major landmarks in her relationship, before and after the placement.

Complicated Debbie
Love, laughter and tears of birthmommyhood.

Cruz and Lo
Reflections on open adoption  and life after placing a baby by a self-described “hairstylist, nerd, pug lover, birthmom.”

Dear Sweetheart
The mother of a baby boy who is trying to figure life out on the lessons she’s learned along the way.

Diarrhea of a Madman
The story of a birth father and his decision to place his child for adoption.

Embracing the Box With Love
The daily struggle of a birth grandmother in an open adoption and the lessons God is teaching her.

Facing My Own Demons
A journey of self-discovery by a birth mom.

Faith At Christmas Time
A birthmother shares her story after placing her baby for adoption.

First Parents Adoption Blogs
Insights and observations about being a first parent from the adoption blog network.

For The Love Of Birthmothers
A blog dedicated to serving birthmothers by offering insight, affirmation and community.

Idaho Birth Mother
Observations on open adoption by a positive adoption advocate, birth mother, Latter-Day Saint (Mormon).

I Really Should Be Working
Reflections on being a birth mother – and what being a birth dad should mean.

Infertile First Mom
The musings of a birthmother, former adoption professional and survivor of secondary infertility.

Letters for Brody
A blog by a birthmother who recently placed her baby for adoption, written from a Christian perspective.

Letters to You
A positive light on open adoption, by a birthmother who placed her baby in 2009.

Life After Placement
Insights and observations about how to live your life after an adoption placement by the Big Tough Girl community.

Life is Like
The diary of a birthmother.

Life of A Birthmother
The chronicles of one woman’s life changes since becoming a birthmother.

Living Though Today
One woman’s experiences as a birth mother.

Love Of A Birthmom
The birthmom of NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick shares her story and 25-year journey.

Mary Reunited
A mother parenting three children talks about her reunion with her fourth, a daughter she placed for adoption years ago.

Mischief
A birth mom whose daughter has a child of her own discusses the happenings in her family.

Mommyhood Land
The thoughts of a stay-at-home mom who placed a baby and is passionate about adoption.

Monika’s Musings
Observations on open adoption by a birth mother from Tacoma, Washington whose daughter lives near Portland, Oregon.

Motherhood and Life According to Coco
Thoughts about adoption and how it shaped one mother’s life.

Motherhood Deleted
The lessons learned by a mother about adoption loss.

Mothertone
A musical first mother’s blog by Kathleen, who has been in reunion with her firstborn daughter, Cathleen, since 1989.

Musing Mother
A birth mother on the impact of losing her child to adoption.

Musings of A Birthmom
A birthmom shares her story and about the unethical adoptions and practices within the adoption industry. 

Musings of the Lame; Life as  Birthmother in Adoption
The online journal of a birth mother devoted to adoption reform.

Mutter and Muse
Muttering and musing about adoption by an adoptive mom after her baby has gone to school.

My Adoption Destination
Jena a birthmother, shares herstory, thoughts and feelings about adoption, life and other things.

My Heart Forever On My Sleeve
Candid thoughts of a birthmom in a very open adoption.

My Inner Fight
Blogging about adoption by a mother of three, one of whom was placed for adoption.

My Life With Open Adoption
A Kansas college student shares her open adoption experiences after recently placing her son for adoption.

Not Mother
A birth mom who placed her daughter with another family discusses what adoption means to her.

Open Adoption Birthmom
One woman’s journey through open adoption as a birth mother.

Payne Lane
A mother of four children, two of which were placed for adoption, writes about her life, parenting, fashion, fitness and adoption. 

Raising Bluebirds
A mother of four shares the story of what happened after she became unexpectedly pregnant at 18.

Reflections of a Birth Mother
A birthmother on life after she made an adoption plan for her baby.

Sarie1234
A birthmother who placed nearly 15 years ago shares her story to help others with their decision-making.

Screams in the Dark
The life and works of an exiled birth mother.

Sideshow Barb
The adventures of a birth mother.

Singout
The birth mom discusses her journey since placing her daughter for adoption.

Stop, Drop and Blog
Reflections by a birth mom who placed her daughter for adoption in 2003; formerly called The Chronicles of Munchkin Land.

Taken At Birth
A birthmother shares the story of her journey to find her birth son, Jamie. 

Tales of A Formerly Inadequate Fat Girl
Living life with no fear, regrets or apologies.

Tara’s Kitchen Sink
A birth mom shares the ups and downs of her adoption journey.

The Birth Grandma Chronicles
Joy, love, and blessings, in an open adoption, through the eyes of a birthmother’s mom.

The Grace Bond
A birthmom’s journey to embracing grace.

The Happiest Sad
Jill, a birthmother living near Phoenix, Arizona, share the story of what happened after she placed her daughter for adoption.

The Unconditional Love of A Birthmother
The reflections of a birthmother who placed her son in an open adoption nearly 20 years ago.

Therapy is Expensive
The observations of a woman who placed her baby for daughter after an unplanned pregnancy when she was 17.

TrulyTerraleigh
A birthmother’s story, post placement.

W’s Birthmom
A birthmom shares the experiences of her placement which went from an open adoption to two pictures a year.

Waiting To Be Told
A birthmother’s inspiring story of adoption, separation, and reunion after nearly 36 years.

We Are Everywhere
Musings by a supporter of natural family preservation and pro life.

Wet Feet
A birth mom dedicated to adoption reform shares her thoughts and feelings.

When A Heart Grows
A 26-year-old birthmom, originally from California, now living in Utah. shares the story of placing her son in an open adoption when she was 21.




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