Practice Makes Perfect: Our Plan for Telling Our Daughter Her Adoption Story

Practice Makes Perfect: Our Plan for Telling Our Daughter Her Adoption Story

by Scott Effler and Geoff Gaspar

During our adoption journey, we took a “Preparation for Adoption” workshop. The workshop opened our eyes to a number of adoption-related concepts, but one of the aspects that really stuck out to us was a piece of advice about how to tell your adoption story.

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Talking to Kids About Becoming a Big Sibling

Talking to Kids About Becoming a Big Sibling

by Twigtale

How do you announce the impending arrival of a new baby? You might send friends a sweet bitmoji, take your family to brunch, or just post a an awesome YouTube video. But the even harder question is how do you tell your existing children that one more will be joining the ranks?  We thought we would turn to some experts (a.k.a moms) and hear how they imparted the news. 

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New Title Alert: Personalized Adoption Story

Twigtale has launched a new title to help families share and celebrate their adoption story.

My Adoption Story was authored by Wendy Denham, PhD, who draws on her years of experience working with families that grow through adoption, fertility or surrogacy.

The purpose of this book is to introduce young children to their adoption story and to celebrate that all families grow in their very own way. 

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