Hi! We're expecting to adopt a baby in August-we have a pretty good/open relationship with the birth mom-we adopted her son about a year ago(so we'll have bio sibs) My...
Started by Ashley on 05/13/2009 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 11/16/2014 by Marci Schaffner
Our girl has same sex parents and has started asking about a daddy. I told her you don't live with a daddy and that she lives with two moms but how would I explain about her...
Started by Kate on 09/25/2014 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 09/25/2014 by Kate
My 15 year old daughter Izzy wants to know more about her birth mom. I, however, know that 4 years ago, Izzy's birth mom died of Malaria. How do I tell her?
Started by Renee on 09/14/2014 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 09/14/2014 by Renee
We have two biological children who are very close in age and are fairly inseperable, to the extent that people ask if they are twins. We would like a third child through...
Started by Lauren on 11/08/2012 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 11/08/2012 by Lauren
We have had our daughter since she was 5 days old (now14 months). Her adoption should be going thru soon (hopefully bio mom will sign the TPR on the 16th) and my husband and I...
Started by Melissa on 03/06/2011 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 06/19/2011 by Ashley
My daughter is African American (5 months old) and my husband and I are white. We don't have very many African American friends that we hang out with on a daily basis. DCF...
Started by Melissa on 06/17/2010 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 06/18/2011 by Kerry
I have a program out called Blended Roots, it is an active support group that is specialized to help you manage hair that is grown from a different ethnic background than yours....
Started by Ashante on 01/30/2010 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 05/27/2011 by Kelly
My 6 year old daughter is Puerto Rican. We haven't done much besides Dora the Explorer, to teach her about her heritage. Are there any traditions, favorite recipes, holidays...
Started by Kristine on 06/10/2009 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 02/07/2011 by Anne
I was having a pre-talk with my daughter (age 10) about body changes that will happen to her, and when she heard that her body will change. She got excited and asked will my...
Started by S~ on 06/05/2010 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 10/31/2010 by Jenni
Hi! I am an adoptive mother who began a social support group here in SE Michigan last year. Since then, I also became licensed to provide adoption placement services. If you...
Started by Christine on 08/24/2010 in Transracial Adoptive Moms
Last update on 08/24/2010 by Christine