Pregnancy Tip No. 2: Five Ways to Relieve Heartburn

Pregnancy Tip No. 2: Five Ways to Relieve Heartburn

Heartburn. Seriously? Isn’t that just for overweight old men? Unfortunately, it’s also for expectant moms. But don’t worry. It has nothing to do with your weight (well, maybe a little — the bigger tummy doesn’t help). Mostly, it’s due to one of those many hormones...
Holiday Break!

Holiday Break!

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We hope you have a safe and fun holiday filled with good times and loved ones. We’ll be back in a couple weeks with fresh blog posts. -The TruAdopt Team
Terribly Tricky Terminology

Terribly Tricky Terminology

“ADOPTION-ESE” is a challenging language to master. And because it can be so emotionally loaded, we end up being on high-alert, eager to get it right. Here are a few basic definitions to help you navigate the adoption maze: Expectant or Birth Parent Basically, until...
Truths About Adoption: Honesty and Communication

Truths About Adoption: Honesty and Communication

Every adoption story is different, and the happy ones don’t always make it to the blogosphere. Let’s face it: if you search the internet for stories from adult adoptees you’re going to get more than you may want — the good, the bad, and the ugly.    The Root...
Pregnancy Tip No.1

Pregnancy Tip No.1

“Morning Sickness, Swollen Feet, and Acid Reflux — Oh My!” When you’re in the middle of some annoying pregnancy symptom, remember, it won’t last forever. In fact, probably not even for even for the rest of your pregnancy. Thankfully, just about every...