State by State: How to Place Your Baby for Adoption in Maine

January 15th, 2018

Are you pregnant and considering adoption? Discovering an unplanned pregnancy is an emotional, overwhelming time for many women. Right now, you may not know where you can go for help or who to call for…

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10 Famous Women Touched by Adoption: Adoptive Mothers, Birth Mothers, and Celebrities Who Are Adoptees

January 5th, 2018

Adoption is never an easy decision, but it is one of the most loving decisions a woman can make for her child when faced with an unplanned pregnancy. It is also a beautiful way to…

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Kayla, a Birth Mother, Reflects on Her Adoption Experience & the Holiday Season

December 22nd, 2017

The holidays are a time filled with family, friends, love and gratitude. For birth parents who chose adoption, however, the holidays can also be quite difficult. Kayla, a birth mother who placed her daughter for…

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Finding Peace this Holiday Season: A Birth Mother’s Story

December 22nd, 2017

For those who have made an adoption plan, the holidays are not always easy. If you have an open adoption, however, finding solace in letters, pictures, and updates can help. Knowing that your child is…

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How Birth Mothers Can Cope with Grief this Holiday Season

December 21st, 2017

The holiday season is here. While many of us are looking forward to celebrating with our families, it is important to remember that some of us will be thinking of loved ones who cannot be…

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What to Do (and How to Stay Positive) While You’re Waiting to Adopt

December 19th, 2017

When you started the adoption process, you knew there was going to be a period of waiting involved. You knew that the home study would take several months, that you would need to be approved…

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How Does Open Adoption Work (and How Do You Make It Work)?

December 14th, 2017

Are you pregnant and considering adoption for your baby? Making an adoption plan is a positive choice for women who are not yet ready to become parents. It enables you to give your child a…

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What ABC’s Modern Family Can Teach Us About Adoption

December 6th, 2017

ABC’s hit TV series Modern Family does more than just make us laugh. Amidst all of its hilarity and light-heartedness, the show also touches on many important lessons about adoption and the experiences of the…

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National Adoption Day: Essex Probate Court November 17, 2017

November 28th, 2017

November was National Adoption Month.  On November 17th we were pleased and honored to participate in the first ever National Adoption Day Celebration at the Essex County Probate Court.  We finalized 5 adoptions that day.…

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What is Semi-Open Adoption and Is It Right for You?

November 21st, 2017

Adoptions With Love helps expectant/birth parents create the type of adoption plan that fits best with their needs. We understand that no two people are alike, and that every pregnancy and adoption experience is unique.…

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