InfantAdoptionGuide.com is blog and podcast (internet radio show) all about domestic infant adoption (aka how to adopt a baby in the United States). As an adoptive dad of two (and working on #3!), you can learn from my experience and resources to adopt faster, cheaper, and with less stress. A blog by Tim Elder.
Open adoption can be a hard concept to understand, especially if you are just starting out and learning about infant adoption. Hearing stories from others who are living in open adoption relationships can be a HUGE help. On this episode, we welcome our special guest Angela Huggins. She is an adoptee and an adoption professional. […]
Trying to adopt a baby can be extremely overwhelming and frustrating – especially when you first start the process. My wife and I have adopted three newborns over the past 10+ years. This is a very special episode of the IAG podcast. In fact, in over 60 episodes, there hasn’t been one as special as […]
My wife and I have built our family unlike most people we know. It certainly wasn’t the way we expected when we first talked about starting a family, but there is no doubt we have been blessed by our three kids – all adopted as newborns. Going through the pains of infertility and then the […]
Adoption is a long and arduous process, finding the child you that you feel fits your home, going through the screening process. And of course, waiting for the birth of your new family member to finally come. Sure, it’s a complicated process, but it is so worth it once you finally get to take your […]
The joys of having a child and someone whom you can guide through all the good times and hard times in life is the ultimate gift. For biological parents, your child is an extension of your own being and easy to treat how you would expect yourself to be treated. That is the core principle […]
After adopting three times, my wife and I realize more than ever the importance of talking to our kids about their adoption story. How they came into our family is their story. We love to start talking about it as early as we can so they grow up always knowing how God brought us together. […]
A great way to increase your ability to adopt faster is to be open to adopting from outside of your home state – also known as “interstate adoption”. On this episode, we cover everything you need to know about interstate adoption with our special guest Carrie Eckhardt. Start listening right here: When adopting a newborn […]