Birth Parents Blog

The Best of This Blog: Top 10 Posts from 2018

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on December 28, 2018

The time has come: 2018 is drawing to a close. Maybe you feel like it flew by. Today, we’re taking a step back to look at Lifetime's most popular birth parent adoption blogs of 2018.

This year, we shared some common reasons why women choose adoption, information about how open adoption works, wrote about an interview with a birth mom, and much more!

So let’s get started with this quick recap of the 10 most popular posts on our blog in 2018:

Read More

Topics: unplanned pregnancy, Open Adoption, Adoption for my child, adoption for my baby, prenatal drug exposure, birth mother videos, what is open adoption like?, is it too late to choose adoption?, unplanned pregnancy choices, why do women choose adoption?, pregnant in jail

This Birth Mom’s Viral Video for Her Son Will Touch Your Heart

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 15, 2018

Hannah was 18 when she discovered she was pregnant. And after the death of her boyfriend, she decided to make an adoption plan for their baby boy. Just a few hours before the adoption became official, Hannah recorded a video for her son, letting him know that she will always love him. 

In her emotional video, which is featured on People Magazine’s website and The Today Show’s site, she says "I thought I would make this video for you instead of writing a letter because it's real and it’s in the moment."

Read More

Topics: adoption video,, hospital preferences, letter to my birth child, birth child, birth mother videos, adoption experience in the hospital, contact with my baby

The Top 6 YouTube Channels About Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on October 24, 2017

If you've been thinking about adoption, you probably have a wide range of emotions. And, you probably have lots of questions too, about how open adoption works and what your choices are. Lifetime is always just a call or text away to answer your questions. You can reach Lifetime 24/7, by calling or texting us at 1-800-923-6784.

Read More

Topics: adoption stories, Adoption for my child, adoption video,, adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby, birth mother videos, birth mother stories, modern adoption

Learn How Modern Adoption Works in These Short Videos

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on August 22, 2017

If you've just started to think about adoption for your baby or child, it can be hard to picture how it'd work. Many women find it helpful to hear about what adoption is like from other mothers who have chosen adoption for their child.

Today, Lifetime is showing you videos of women sharing their own modern adoption stories as birth mothers. These videos will give you a real-life look at what modern adoption is like today!

Read More

Topics: Open Adoption, Adoption for my child, Adoption webinar, How Does Adoption Work, adoption video,, adoption for my baby, birth mother videos, modern adoption