Hi! I’m Dawn Baggett.
Before I go over obligatory Terms and Conditions (the legal stuff below), I first want to let you all know a bit about what the vision is for Yesterday’s Orphan.
This blog is a part of a growing package of content I hope will assist you who are parenting children who have once been orphans. An adoptive parent myself, I will primarily be speaking to adoptive parents. But foster parents, step-parents, grandparents who are primary caretakers and others may also find that the content of Yesterday’s Orphan is relevant and helpful for their own situations with benefits for themselves and the children in their lives.
Being an orphan comes with issues of trauma to some degree and adoption or foster placement requires yet another transition (and degree of trauma or at least stress) for the child which is also felt by the parent/caregiver and the whole family albeit not in the exact same ways.
Learning and sharing as I go and inviting others to do the same, I hope to facilitate a community to collaborate and encourage, share and care, so children, parents, families can overcome. As a Christian, I believe that the difficulties can only really be overcome as we lean on God and submit to him and his instructions to us, teaching our children to do the same.
Now for the moment you’ve been waiting for (or not) – – -drumroll – – –
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