Does it feel the same? Bio and Adoption

February 23, 2010 redmaryjanes 1 Comments

Does it feel the same? Bio and Adoption I remember when I was pregnant with my oldest son Zachary. I had no idea what was in store for me. I had no idea of the scope of the emotions that motherhood would evoke. I was on the verge of the greatest love of my life. …Read More

Choosing Your Child: SN Adoption, My Thoughts and Experiences

January 23, 2010 redmaryjanes, referral 6 Comments

This post originally ran on my blog last August. The response to it was so strong that I felt I should post it here as well. I am writing this post because I have been contacted by several Moms who were in this place in their journey. The place where you are looking at the …Read More

Denying the Homeland…

November 23, 2009 redmaryjanes 8 Comments

Denying the Homeland….The Americanization of Ma Weihong On June 16th, 2009, I stood in a guard shack in a foreign land where I was handed one of the four greatest gifts of my life. I was surrounded by people who did not speak my language. They were having me sign documents filled with writing that …Read More


October 7, 2009 redmaryjanes 6 Comments

Sophia and her brother Eli on their first day of preschool. ENABLE Kimberley Girvin/RMJ I have a passion for adoption. I have one child adopted from China. I don’t know if I will ever go back. But I want to do more. I want to be a part of helping children come home. I …Read More

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