Dying To Breastfeed

We all know there is a huge debate in the adoption community about the ethics surrounding breastfeeding in adoptive mothers. Some have even gone so far as to call this practice child abuse. The reasons stated for this will not be the same reasons that I give, however, I understand the sentiment. I have more … Continue reading Dying To Breastfeed

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Adoption Romance and the Subtle and Pervasive Influence We Are All Subjected To

When us "older" birthmoms try to tell pregnant women, who are planning on giving up their babies, that they have fallen for the coercion of the industry, we are often faced with opposition. Whether that industry is agencies, attorneys, or the media, in general, they all seem to parrot the same types of statements. "I'm … Continue reading Adoption Romance and the Subtle and Pervasive Influence We Are All Subjected To

Donna Ames Isn’t As Innocent As She Claims To Be, Neither Are Her Associates; Small Town Politics

Kimberly Rossler and her son, James Elliott Rossler, or Elliott as she calls him, are being victimized by a corrupt judicial system that involves pre-birth consent that is still allowed in Alabama. Since going public, Kimberly has received a lot of support but she has also received a lot of hate, as is to be … Continue reading Donna Ames Isn’t As Innocent As She Claims To Be, Neither Are Her Associates; Small Town Politics

Adoption Rocks Ponzi Scheme and the Donna Ames Empire

The adoption industry is so ethical, so upstanding, so charitable, right? Then why is it that I keep running into stories of some of the most deplorable acts thought possible to man? A newborn, snatched from his mother's breast because of unethical practices, lies, and misinformation to the new mother. Information withheld from her for … Continue reading Adoption Rocks Ponzi Scheme and the Donna Ames Empire