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As a new mommy, specifically a new mommy whose child come to us through open adoption, there are a few things that make our family slightly unique. One of these unique things is our relationship with our son’s birth mother.  Mr. MPB and I have made the decision not to discuss her in too much detail with anyone, including on my blog.  We firmly believe in her right to privacy and her… Read More

I wont lie, when we first started the adoption process, the idea of entering into an open adoption petrified me. I’ve often heard that open adoptions are hardest (in the long run) for the adoptive parents in large part because they are “sharing” the child with the birth mom/family.  Unlike back in the day when adoption were closed and there was no contact and so the “only” parents were the adoptive parents…. Read More