Moms with open adoptions

This group is for moms whose adopted child/children have a relationship with at least one member of their biological families.


Early Parenthood Research

Dear Mother(s): You are invited to take part in the Transition to Parenthood survey conducted as part of a master’s thesis project at Mills College in Oakland, CA. All...

Started by Transitiontoparenthood2017 on 06/20/2018 in Moms With Open Adoptions

Last update on 06/20/2018 by Transitiontoparenthood2017


hi i placed my daughter for adoption

hi i am patricia and here is my story. two weeks before my daughter was born i meet her adoptive parents. i felt really good after meeting them so i called them and told them i...


Welcome to our home gift?

I have fought for custody of my nephew for nearly 3 years, and now all parties have agreed to an open adoption! My husband and I are so thrilled to welcome him home but have...


How close in an open adoption?

We have decided to have an open adoption since the birth mother is a friend of the family. Our daughter is now 2. Since this decision, there has a steady stream of news of drama...


Open adoption

Hi I am Wendy and my daughter was adopted at the age of 2. I am going to be reunited with her in two weeks time Wednesday. I am so excited as I have not seen her in 14 yrs as...



I am a 24 year old single mother of two. The father of my children made me put our third child up for adoption. It was supposed to be an open adoption with his aunt and uncle. I...



I am an adoptive, single mother. Someone in my family became pregnant (already had 2 children) and was contacting everyone in the family for money to have an abortion. I met...


Finalization of Adoption

Hello. On Wednesday the 18th, the adoption of my 7 month old son will be final. I would like to get him something as a keepsake that he will always have to remember this day...


Hello, anyone else here?

Hi, I do have a daughter by an open adoption, and this caught my eye. There are other similar ones I guess. I am in an adoption one also. anyways, I have adopted the...