A lot of times we talk about the differences in adoption, but we never talk about just how absolutely normal adoption really is.
There are many levels of tiredness in the adoption process. Planning, waiting and when the children are home. Let's face it, adoption is exhausting!
I didn't expect the parallels that I saw tonight between The Crown's Aberfan episode and adoption. But they were there.. and they were deep.
We held a yard sale on a Sunday. That's a strange thing here in the South. The weather made us adjust. That's a great parallel with adoption. It's all about adjusting.
There's a common myth in our society that adoption is a Plan B for life. On the contrary, it's Plan A for our life and countless others.