From an early age, I realized that it was love that would make my family.
We’ve chosen to find joy in the waiting, as the good things in life are worth the wait.
Because I wear every title of motherhood, May is always a special yet emotional month for me.
First and foremost, I am their Mother.
Rather than dwell on the negatives, focus on the positives. Think about where you were at this time last year and how far you’ve come since then.
Mother’s Day takes on extra meaning for us this year as we are active in our adoption journey.
We did it. You did it. She is the best thing you ever did. He is the best decision you ever made. I am so proud of you, and I will always, always think of you and miss you.
I don’t think anyone can understand the emotions one goes through when signing the relinquishment papers.
When the priest asked all of the mothers to stand up, I did. But I also remember the ones who can’t.
What’s the proper etiquette to acknowledge a birthmother on Mother’s Day?