Home » Adoption » Personal Story: “Getting to Know Our Daughter’s Birth Mother”
Personal Story: “Getting to Know Our Daughter’s Birth Mother”

Personal Story: “Getting to Know Our Daughter’s Birth Mother”

It’s amazing to be able to share pictures and news about my daughter with someone who loves her as deeply as I do.

By Julie Branigan

After a year of failed fertility treatments, Steve and I felt that our money would be better spent adopting. It was an easy decision; we had always considered adopting.

We chose an agency that had a website on which birth mothers could view parent profiles, and which gave birth mothers access to counseling 24 hours a day. The agency responded to all of our questions promptly, and we completed our paperwork and homestudy.

Several months passed. While we waited, I made adoption flyers and mailed them to churches, colleges, and doctors’ offices in our state. We read books on adoption. After watching an episode of the Hallmark Channel’s Adoption series, we decided to create our own online profile. Within a month, three birth mothers had contacted us! We directed them to our agency for information about us…

Continue reading “Getting to Know Our Daughter’s Birth Mother” on AdoptiveFamilies.com.

Personal Story: “Getting to Know Our Daughter’s Birth Mother” Reviewed by on . It's amazing to be able to share pictures and news about my daughter with someone who loves her as deeply as I do. By Julie Branigan [divide style="3"] After a It's amazing to be able to share pictures and news about my daughter with someone who loves her as deeply as I do. By Julie Branigan [divide style="3"] After a Rating: 0
Advertisement
scroll to top