Adoption Process Can Be Long, Showcase Your Love Via Letter
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, there are many expecting parents who are waiting for their adoption to go through, it can seem like it is never going to happen. Having to wait even one more minute before they see their perfect baby is difficult. One of the best ways to channel the excitement and anticipation during this period is to write a love letter to your child.
Writing a letter to one’s future baby or the birth mother of one’s future baby is a wonderful way to express these emotions in a constructive way. Being able to express the love a parent has for a child they are anxiously waiting for is such a positive and healing exercise. For those who have already adopted, it may be difficult to pin down all the different emotions that swirl through them.
And they may not have the opportunity to express their feelings to the birth mother of their baby.
Executive Director of The Adoption Consultancy Nicole Witt offers these tips to write a “Love Letter” this year that is a healthy and safe way to sort through all of the emotions above: