open adoption

The Role of Mindfulness in Adoptive Parenting (and book giveaway)

MileHighMamas is pleased to reprint Part 2 of this 3-part interview, previously published in Foster Focus magazine. The conversation, held by Addison Cooper of Adoption at the Movies and Lori Holden (MileHighMamas’ own columnist) of LavenderLuz.com, is of interest to anyone parenting via adoption of any sort — domestic, international, foster — or by donor sperm, egg or embryo. Missed Part 1? Topics covered included how to handle the sometimes brutal online adoption world and how the author would update her adoption book in light of parenting now-teenagers. Read Part 3 here. Dealing with Common Fears about Openness in Adoption

Considering Open Adoption? What You Should Keep in Mind

What do parents need to consider when entering into an open adoption? What about contact agreements? How has social media changed open adoption? Q&A interview.

Open Adoption: Does It Get Easier?

An adopting parent asks "Does open adoption get easier?" The answer to navigating ongoing open adoption relationships can be found by asking more questions.

A Bold Prediction for Adoptive Families

What does the Berlin Wall have to do with original birth certificates? What should today's Elites learn from history? And my shocking prediction for people involved in adoption.

Local author and her child’s birth mom achieving success with adoption guide

Local author and nationally acclaimed open adoption advocate Lori Holden responds to questions about her new book, The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption.

Denver-area birthing center offers adoption training and support

Parker Adventist Hospital has debuted The Family to Family program, which provides education for its staff members so they can support patients and other people involved in adoption births.