Tag: adoption

4 Things I Learned Through Open Adoption

The word “adoption” first entered my head when I was a junior in high school. I was on a mission trip in Washington D.C. doing...

{From the Archives} Our Journey to Adoption

{From the Archives} Originally Posted on November 13, 2013 *Author Courtney Schmidt* While November is National Adoption Month, ANY month is a great time to...

What They Don’t Tell You About Being a Mom

It is commonly said that there are a lot of things that women who are not moms do not understand about being a mother. Even...

Every Child Deserves a Family

This morning, as with every morning, my 2 year old daughter called out to me from her bed “Mama, I’m ready to wake up.”...

Our Journey to Adoption

When my husband and I were spending the most time getting to know each other, it was through instant messaging (that good ‘ole MSN...