Adoptive Families Blog

Symbol of Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on October 8, 2019

Many don't know about this, but there is an adoption symbol. You may have heard people use the term "adoption triad." It’s a commonly-used term in the adoption community that describes the three sides of every adoption: the birth family, the adoptive family, and the adoptee. The triangle in the symbol represents those three sides. The heart intertwined in this symbol of adoption represents the love involved in the relationship of adoption!

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"What's a Good Gift for Our Child's Birth Mom?"

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 26, 2017

Here's a question asked of Lifetime's adoption experts during a recent Facebook Live video: "What is a good gift for our child’s birth mother to show that we care? Could I make her something?" What a touching and thoughtful open adoption question! We'd like to share our answer with you here today.

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Topics: Open Adoption, Adoption Gifts, adoption gift, gift for your birth mother, relationship with birth mother, gift for our child's birth mother

Mother’s Day Gift Idea - Adoption Jewelry

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on April 22, 2016

Are you searching for Mother’s Day gift ideas for your wife or mom? Consider an Adoption Prayer Bracelet, designed by Lifetime’s Founder (and adoptive mother) Mardie Caldwell. The bracelet also makes a wonderful, thoughtful gift for your child’s birth mother. It can be given to her as a way to show your deep appreciation for her, and to honor how she helped to create your family! Adoption Prayer Bracelets make the perfect gift for anyone affected by adoption. They’re an affordable Mother’s Day gift: $24.99 for one, or $19.97 each for two or more.

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Topics: Adoption Gifts, Mother's Day, Adoption Prayer Bracelet, adoption jewelry, adoption gift, gift for your birth mother