Adopting during a Crisis: How to Reduce the Stress during COVID-19 Restrictions

If you're adopting a baby right now, you may be concerned about current health conditions. Covid-19 restrictions can place a lot of stress on the adoption process. You want to avoid undue stress during your adoption. To do that, you must consider how COVID-19 will affect the process. If you're adopting during the COVID-19 shutdowns, here are four tips to help you to navigate the process.  Maintain Contact with Adoption Agency Read More 

What Do You Want Your Final Resting Place To Be Like?

Unfortunately, it is the loved ones left behind who suffer the most after the death of a beloved person. This can make it very difficult to make arrangements for your final resting place. On top of all the emotional pain, your loved ones will be going through, there may be financial burdens placed upon them due to your death. To make things easier for everyone, it is a good idea for you to arrange your own funeral services. Read More 

What You Didn’t Know About Open Adoption

When you adopt a child, one aspect you have to consider is whether you want the adoption to be open or closed. In the past, most adoptions were closed, meaning that the birth parents and adoptive parents had no information about each other at all. Now that adoption has come out of the shadows, the vast majority of private adoptions are open. In fact, The Kinship Center reports that 95% of adoptions in the United States are open to some degree. Read More