Arnie and Jeana, an Adventurous Couple Waiting to Adopt

Arnie and Jeana began their adventure together in 2003 when they connected over a shared love of nature and the outdoors. Since that first date Arnie and Jeana have shared many adventures exploring the world around them. Some of their … Continue reading

My Journey with Adoptions

My first day as an intern at Family to Family Adoptions was a crazy one. I did not know what to expect, and I definitely did not expect what happened. That first day I was told a recent story about … Continue reading

Charli’s Super Big Family Tree: A children’s book on open adoptions by Toni Serena

Most adoptive families worry about the prospect of an open adoption. They wonder how they will explain the birth family to their child, if the birth family will take over their roles as parents, etc. Adoptive mother Toni Serena was … Continue reading

An Intern’s Perspective on Adoption

For those of you who don’t know me my name is Raquel. I recently began my internship at Family to Family Adoptions around the end of August. I attend UT and am currently in my last semester of college. I … Continue reading

Adjusting to your new life with your new baby

Becoming a parent is a huge adjustment, no matter how you become a parent. Amy Rogers Nazarov, in an article on Slate.com, writes about her experience with post-adoption depression.  She likens it to post-partum depression, but without having delivered a baby.  … Continue reading

The Meaning of Family to Family

The process of adoption and the biological family choosing the adoptive family for their child and placing their child with them is the most obvious reason of our agency name. The agency also has a smaller client base and we … Continue reading