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Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Birth Mom - Missing Your Own High Expectations Is Not Failure!
Every parent wants the best for their child. Mother's who have placed their child in an open adoption often have an unattainable dream of what she is going to do to have the best relationship with her child.
Rebekah, a 39 year old birth mother of a now 5 year old reflects on the high expectations that she set. Her reflections find her falling short of the goals that had, but her conversation with her son's adoptive mom helped her to see that what she thinks is a list of failures over the years, are actually a list of highlights in her son's life.