Adoption Insights from the Heart

The 30-Minute Post-It Party Exercise

One of the things you are going to be asked over and over again at different points throughout your adoption journey is, “What is your criteria? What are you open to in an adoption situation?” What race, what gender, what substance exposures, what mental...

read more

Don’t Make The #1 Mistake In Adoption

There are some mistakes people make when in the adoption process, so let me just give it to you straight. There are quite a few that I see happen all the time and they might be keeping you from adopting your baby... Not being ready for a baby. Well, you...

read more

What It Takes to Find the Right Match

No really, what does it really take to find the right match? Just like anything in life it takes a little bit of luck and a lot of hard work. A match in the world of adoption means an expectant mother has chosen you to place her child with and you have...

read more

The Importance of an Adoption Team

Having the right team in place is crucial in your adoption journey. This journey is truly one of the most difficult paths you will walk down in life, and it just isn't an option to try to do it all on your own. Want to watch Becca cover this...

read more

The Cost of Adoption

What does the “cost of adoption” include? For starters, you should expect to spend anywhere between $45K to $55K, which can seem very intimidating. However, let me break it down for you because those numbers include just about everything from start to...

read more

Multiple Adoption Agency Approach

If you’re at the stage of your adoption process where you are home study approved, your profile is ready, and you are considering what agency to sign up with, then this is where you’re going to want to pull out that notepad and jot a few things down. Let...

read more

The Storybook Process

The second step, and arguably the most important step, of the domestic infant adoption process is your adoption profile, or what I like to call the storybook process. It comes after you have completed your home study and submitted all your paperwork. To...

read more
Inspired to read more? Pick a collection of blog posts below and take a deeper dive.

Better yet, sign up for our email list and never miss a tip.