Until I experienced it myself, I don't think I fully understood what it meant to go through the entire adoption process. (From application to finalization.)
Of course, I quickly learned that it's more than just signing some forms, picking up your baby from the hospital and starting a new life as a new family.
An adoption placement brings to you and your spouse obvious feelings of gratitude, humility, joy, anticipation and pure love for each other, our Heavenly Father, birth parent[s] and of course, your new perfect baby.
But the world of post-placement in an open adoption can also be very, very complicated.... Please read the rest at Que & Brittany's Adoption Journal.