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Deja’s story

My name is Deja. I am 21 years old and I was born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin. I placed my son Elijah up for adoption in October of 2016 and it was one of the best decisions I’ve made

For Emerson.

A child is a marvelous gift. The life carried to term by a mother has limitless hope and potential. If born healthy, the only bounds to that life are the conditions into which he is born. This magnificent gift, if


                  My name is Jessica and I’m a mother of two; one beautiful little girl whom I’m parenting and the other, a son, who I recently gave up for adoption. After finding out

Sent to Adoptions of Wisconsin from a Birth Mother

There are 10 things every birthmother thinks about, wishes for, and hopes for when placing their child for adoption. They are: 1. I did not place my child because he was “unwanted” I wanted him so much that I continued

Making an Adoption Plan: A Birth Grandmother’s Experience

Adoption is bittersweet. There is great loss but also great joy. I have experienced the miracle of adoption twice in my life. The first time when we adopted my daughter over eighteen years ago and the second time when my


October 2014 To begin this, let me tell you a little about me. My name is Krystal and I once faced the same decision that you are about to face. I found out that I was pregnant early in 2014.

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