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Giving the Baby Back: Finding Motherhood Through Infertility, Foster Care, and Adoption
"By going into foster parenting hoping to adopt, I probably became a foster parent for the wrong reasons. But I continue to foster because I have come to understand how valuable the experience is for everyone involved." "Giving the Baby Back" documents one young woman's single-minded pursuit of motherhood, and the relationships and opportunities that developed along the wa ...more
Paperback, 250 pages
Published September 26th 2013 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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I really enjoyed this book. I could relate to the infertility and adoption portions and I found the foster care portions very interesting. The book was funny when it needed to be and very emotional when that was necessary. I so admire Daffodil and her family reading about how they took care of and loved these children (and birthmoms). The world could use many more people like them... and a better foster care system.