the perils of talk

The Preface: I Love My [Kid/Mom/Family] But …

By KJ / Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Do you do the preface? As in, “I love my kids, but?” Or, maybe more relevantly, “I love [my adopted child], but?” Dawn at Create a Family and the bloggers of The Adopted Ones were talking, recently, about that twinge of disloyalty that comes when we decide to really dish about our families. It works both ways: “I love my mom, but” is coming, and it’s probably come out of your own mouth, too. The question is, do adoptive parents—and […]

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