It’s easy to become overwhelmed by any adoption process. There comes a time when you just want to dig your way out of the forms and come up for air. These are the times you really need to hear from someone who has gone through the process before. Adoption blogs are the perfect resource to relax some from some of that stress. Reading the stories of real families who have gone through the process and are now raising adopted children can really make you feel supported. Here are five adoption blogs you don’t want to miss this year.
Rage Against the Minivan
Kristen at Rage Against the Minivan is a great resource and longtime blogger. She’s a mom of 4 children, both by birth and adoption and has been blogging about adoption and family life since 2006. She’s also a marriage and family counselor and has a great conversational writing style so you feel like you’re reading a blog from a professional and a friend.
This mom has a full house! She has 10 children, 7 of them adopted. She is a writer, a homeschooler and a professional speaker. Her blog, Tricia Goyer, is lovely, both in content and format. It’s chocked full of information that’s useful to any mom and it’s an inspiration to adoptive moms.
Ripped Jeans and Bifocals
Jill writes about parenting, travel, photography, and adoption on her blog Ripped Jeans and Bifocals. She knows the struggles of adoption and created her blog specifically to reach out to other mom’s suffering from depression and anxiety over the process of becoming and being an adoptive mom. Her blog is a great read for any parent. Her natural, friendly writing is appealing and an easy read.
Tiny Green Elephants
The story of a couple with 3 kids, one by birth and two by adoption, Tiny Green Elephants is a warm and inviting blog that will leave you with good feelings after every read. Lots of great posts to dig into about international adoption, adoption in general, green living and family life.
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