Birth Parents Blog

Nebraska Adoptive Couple Aron and Trish’s Adoption Video

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 3, 2016 9:33:13 AM

Aron and Trish have been married for nine years and are so excited to grow their family even more through adoption! Faith, family, farming, and fun are important to them. They enjoy being active together and also snuggling up to watch a movie together.

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Topics: Adoptive couple video, Adoptive couple's video, adoption video,, adoptive family video, adoptive couple from the Midwest, Nebraska adoptive couple

6 Reasons Why You Need Pre-Natal Yoga in Your Life

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 30, 2016 5:00:00 PM

There are tons of benefits to doing yoga while you’re pregnant (also known as pre-natal yoga). Even if you’ve never practiced yoga before, you can start off at the beginner level and get great benefits. Here are 6 reasons why you need pre-natal yoga in your life:

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Topics: exercise during pregnancy, pre-natal yoga, prenatal yoga, pregnancy yoga

Get a Free Adoption Planning Kit

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 29, 2016 1:50:50 PM

If you’re facing an unplanned pregnancy and thinking about adoption, you probably don’t know where to start in the process. Did you know that you can get a FREE adoption planning kit? Most women don't fully understand how adoption can work in their lives. Our Adoption Planning Kit gives you the info you need, including the choices and rights you have with open adoption.

We can send you this adoption planning kit, in an unmarked envelope just in case you don’t want people to know you’re thinking about adoption.

Here’s what’s inside…

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Topics: Adoption for my child, How Does Adoption Work, adoption for my baby, adoption planning kit

What Adoption Was Like for Me - Birth Mothers Share Their Stories

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 22, 2016 12:42:33 PM

Have you been wondering "what's open adoption like?" and "I'm not sure I could adopt out my baby, how do women do that?" When you're thinking about adoption for your baby, it helps to see adoption from the perspective of a woman who has chosen adoption. One of the best ways to learn about open adoption is to learn from women who have created an adoption plan for a child. 

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Topics: adoption stories, Adoption for my child, Adoption story, adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby

Pennsylvania Adoptive Family Tim and Samantha’s Adoption Video

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 19, 2016 12:42:54 PM

Tim and Samantha are so excited to be taking this journey through adoption! They’ve always longed to adopt, and have so much love ready to give. They're blessed with an amazing support group of family and friends who already love this child!

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Topics: Adoptive family, Adoptive couple video, family for my baby, adoptive family video, adoptive family from the Northeast, adoptive couple from the Northeast

Is It Too Late For Adoption?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 15, 2016 1:39:19 PM

Jackie called us one evening, and spoke quietly into the phone.  As a single mother, her private moments to speak on the phone were few but she needed help.  As she began to share her story, the emotion in her voice built.

"I should have called you years ago.  I looked at your website when I was pregnant, but I just wasn't strong enough to call.  My son is four years old now and I just can't keep on trying to make ends meet on my own.  Is it too late to put my child up for adoption?"

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Topics: Adoption for my child, put my child up for adoption, adopt out my child, adoption for a child, place child for adoption

Idaho Adoptive Couple Nick and Trish’s Adoption Video

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 12, 2016 10:08:19 AM

Hopeful adoptive couple Nick and Trish grow their own vegetables in their garden and raise miniature pigs. They’re active in their children's small private school and enjoy helping others through their church. Hobbies Nick and Trish enjoy include driving 4 wheelers, talking walks, and going to Sea World.

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Topics: Adoptive family, Adoptive couple, Adoptive couple video, adoption video,, adoptive couple from Idaho

Morning Sickness at Work? We’ve Got Tons of Tips!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 9, 2016 3:00:00 PM

Are you trying to hide your pregnancy from co-workers? Nausea/morning sickness is a typical pregnancy symptom, and a dead giveaway you’re pregnant.

We’ve compiled a list of TONS of tips on how to handle that queasy morning sickness feeling when you’re at work:

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Topics: working during pregnancy, hiding my pregnancy, pregnancy symptoms, morning sickness

Common Early Pregnancy Symptoms?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 8, 2016 11:43:47 AM

Whether you've had a missed period or just feel strange, you're probably wondering what early pregnancy symptoms are. "How soon could I have pregnancy symptoms?" is a question women frequently ask. The truth is, there's no one-size-fits-all list of common pregnancy symptoms. Every woman's body is different in the early weeks of pregnancy. Some throw up every day, and others don't feel any different. Some women even experience symptoms that feel like PMS!

We recently took a survey, and asked women how they felt early on in their pregnancy. Here's what they had to say:

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Topics: Pregnancy, unplanned pregnancy, missed period, pregnancy symptoms, positive pregnancy test

Iowa Adoptive Couple Jon and Kelsy’s Adoption Video

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 5, 2016 9:45:23 AM

Jon and Kelsy are a fun, young couple who were blessed with a transracial adoption four years ago when they became parents to their daughter. They'd like to expand their family and diversity once again. They look at life as an adventure, and try to learn something new and do something fun every single day. Jon and Kelsy believe laughter is the best medicine, and that God has a plan for everyone, and can't wait to see how their lives play out!

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Topics: Adoptive family, Adoptive couple, Adoptive couple video, adoption video,