We’re excited to announce that Lifetime’s blog has just been awarded in Healthline’s Best Adoption Blogs of 2019! It’s an honor to be among this list of other awesome adoption blogs. Lifetime’s adoption blog was selected from the thousands of adoption blogs out there using search and social metrics.
Each year, Healthline compiles a list of the best adoption blogs, and highlights bloggers who best educate and inspire couples thinking about adoption. Many of the adoption bloggers named in their list are adoptive parents themselves and seek to share what they’ve learned during their path to parenthood with others.
To celebrate our award, we’re sharing our top 10 blog posts of all time!
#10: 3 Things to Stop Doing If You Want to Adopt
In our #10 blog post, we shared the three top things that you should avoid doing if you want to adopt successfully!
#9: 6 Things To Do If You Hope to Adopt in 2019
Choosing adoption to grow your family can be overwhelming at first, since there’s so much to learn and to do. In our #9 blog post, we give info on 6 things to do if you hope to adopt in 2019!
#8: 9 Adoption Loans and Grants You Should Know About
At Lifetime Adoption, we understand the challenges of affording adoption. We’ve created a helpful guide of adoption loans and grants to take advantage of!
#7: 10 Creative Birth Mother Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day
Each year, the day before Mother’s Day is set aside as “Birth Mother’s Day.” Thank your birth mother for the gift of adoption with one of these 10 gift ideas.
#6: Adoption Stories Then and Now – Ross and Carol
Ross and Carol were blessed to adopt a baby boy through Lifetime! In Lifetime’s 6th most popular blog post of all time, Ross and Carol share about their journey to adoption, their experiences with Lifetime and more!
#5: What is the Wait Time to Adopt Twins?
Many adoptive couples hope to adopt a set of twins. Read about the average wait time for twin adoptions, opening your preferences, and more.
#4: Adopting an Older Child? Here’s Your Shopping Checklist
Planning on adopting an older child? Prepare for your adoption with our shopping checklist. We’ve covered everything from travel, nursery, feeding and more!
#3: 7 Must-Haves to Pack for Adoption Travel
In adoption today, parents waiting to adopt often cannot predict when they will get “the call,” so being prepared to travel is important. Check out these adoption travel tips!
#2: Symbol of Adoption
Did you know there is a symbol for adoption? In our second most popular blog post, we share about the adoption symbol, which celebrates all members of the adoption triad!
#1: Bonding With Baby After Infant Adoption
Some adoptive parents may secretly worry that they won’t feel a connection with their adopted infant. In our #1 blog post, we shared tips on how you can bond with your newborn after adoption.
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Heidi Keefer is a Content Creator for Lifetime Adoption and has 15 years of experience in the field of adoption. An author of thousands of blog posts over the years, Heidi enjoys finding new ways to educate and captivate Lifetime’s ever-growing list of subscribers.
Heidi has a keen eye for misplaced apostrophes, comma splices, and well-turned sentences, which she has put to good use as a contributor to Lifetime’s award-winning blogs. She has written and published hundreds of adoption articles which explore the various facets of domestic infant adoption today.