Mother’s Gift of Adoption

My Mother gave me softest hair and moolit eyes and skin so smooth. She gave me life, her flesh and blood, a place to grow, and warmth and food.  But when I came into the world, her life stared deep into her soul. She knew she could not give me all, so gave me up to make me whole. -Scharpf

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Sarah is a mother both biologically and through domestic infant open adoption. She resides with her husband and two boys in Ohio. She is passionate about open adoption and adoption education. In her free time she enjoys cooking, photography, writing, and hiking. You can find more of her adoption work at Heart For Open Adoption on Facebook or on

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