How To Address Adoption with Grandparents ~ From Both Adoptive Parents and Birth Parents

by Michele Fried I remember countless stories of expectant parents I met with over the years who cried at the thought of sharing with their parent or parents that they were pregnant.  It had nothing to do with their age.  I sat with young teens and women in their forties who just were frightened or embarrassed to share the news.  Of course if they weren’t going to share the news that they were pregnant, sharing an adoption plan was out of the question. What is it about parental support that is so important to us no matter how old we are?  For those women who allowed themselves the peace of

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