Tag: Transracial adoption

It’s Our Normal: It’s How We Became A Family

It’s Our Normal: It’s How We Became A Family
Welcome to 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days, hosted by Portrait of an Adoption. This series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying adoption experiences and perspectives. By Heather Kurut When we first brought home twins, family friends Liz and Keith (parents to triplets) shared this nugget of wisdom: now, you will see... Read more »

She Went From Nurse to Nurse, Being Rocked, Comforted...and Loved

Welcome to 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days, hosted by Portrait of an Adoption. This series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying adoption experiences. By Heather Kurut She Went From Nurse to Nurse, Being Rocked, Comforted . . . and Loved. As a welcome gift for our twin daughters, two of my... Read more »

Unprepared: Walking Into Adoption

In honor of November being National Adoption Awareness Month, Portrait of an Adoption is hosting the fifth annual acclaimed series, 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days.  Designed to give a voice to the many different perspectives of adoption, this series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying experiences.  By Sara Stockinger I was... Read more »
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With More Careful Consideration

In honor of November being National Adoption Awareness Month, Portrait of an Adoption is hosting the fifth annual acclaimed series, 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days.  Designed to give a voice to the many different perspectives of adoption, this series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying experiences.  By Rebecca Seung When I... Read more »

Heartlines: How a Jewish Girl Adopted in Japan

In honor of November being National Adoption Awareness Month, Portrait of an Adoption is hosting the fifth annual acclaimed series, 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days.  Designed to give a voice to the many different perspectives of adoption, this series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying experiences.  By Leza Lowitz For years,... Read more »

Standing at the Podium

In honor of November being National Adoption Awareness Month, Portrait of an Adoption is hosting the fifth annual acclaimed series, 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days.  Designed to give a voice to the many different perspectives of adoption, this series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying experiences.  By Rachel Garlinghouse I’m a... Read more »
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Color And Race Have Just Begun To Seep Into Our Everyday Conversations

In honor of November being National Adoption Awareness Month, Portrait of an Adoption is hosting the fifth annual acclaimed series, 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days.  Designed to give a voice to the many different perspectives of adoption, this series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying experiences.   By Lakshmi Iyer I... Read more »

Why The Supreme Court's Approval of Same-Sex Marriage Matters to Adoptive Families

Why The Supreme Court's Approval of Same-Sex Marriage Matters to Adoptive Families
Why does the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage equality matter to adoptees, adoptive parents, and birth parents? Because we know what it’s like to fight for the right to be viewed as a family by the rest of society.  We learned long ago what so many people are still struggling to accept: that the sanctity... Read more »

Transracial Adoption: Eating Humble Pie Without Dropping Crumbs

Transracial Adoption: Eating Humble Pie Without Dropping Crumbs
In honor of November being National Adoption Awareness Month, Portrait of an Adoption is hosting the fourth annual acclaimed series, 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days.  Designed to give a voice to the many different perspectives of adoption, this series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying experiences.  By Rachel Garlinghouse When we... Read more »
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