My Perfect Breakdown


I’ve heard before that having a child is a life altering experience. People often talk about the process of having a child as life altering. Getting pregnant, being pregnant, and going through the physical experience of labour are life altering. Then watching your partner with your child and learning how to parent together is also life altering.  And then of course watching your child grow while supporting them to the best of… Read More

So, we got yet another surprise in terms of adoption process that I haven’t yet mentioned and that we weren’t prepared for. When all the paperwork was signed by myself, my husband, our birth mother, our social worker, etc. and we found out that the immediate relinquishment waiver is not in fact effective immediately upon signing. But rather it becomes effective at the end of the next business day. For us, with… Read More