Fostering-to-Adopt: Our story, Part 1

  Maddy, on the vacation where we started the foster care process. Adopting from foster care.   As a licensed foster parent for the past 5 years, I've seen lots of information -- and lots of mis-information -- about the process. So I feel like it's time to tell our story. How one little

One phrase you MUST NOT SAY to an adoptive mom — and 8 reasons why

I've heard it. You've heard it. Maybe you've said it. You know someone. I know someone. Maybe you know 10 someones. And yet saying it is seriously not cool.  "As soon as you adopt, you'll get pregnant." Here are 8 reasons why you should never say this to an adoptive mom. 1  -- No one