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Forever Mom

Forever Mom What to Expect When You're Adopting

By Mary Ostyn
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.25 Stars

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On 4/15 Nicole Flothe wrote: My mother was adopted, so I've always been interested in understanding how people feel about adoption.  I was excited to be given the opportunity to review Forever Mom, What To Expect When You're Adopting by Mary Ostyn from  The story shares her personal journey of adoption ... Forever Mom What to Expect When You're Adopting by Mary Ostyn Book Review

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/23 homeskoolmom wrote: Forever Mom was written by a Mom with 6 international adoptions under her belt. I admire anyone willing to take on that kind of challenge. As a 4 time adoptive mom myself, I am always on the lookout for books I can recommend to those considering an adoption journey. Although I feel it’s missing some ... I am always on the lookout for books I can recommend to those considering an adoption journey

homeskoolmom's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/21 Dowie wrote: Writer, blogger, and adoption expert Mary Ostyn shares her experiences of adopting six children, inspiring those who have been called to adopt and providing practical advice on how to make it work.In Forever Mom Mary Ostyn, a long-time and beloved adoption writer and blogger, shares the practical ... Forever Mom by Mary Ostyn - Review

Dowie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/12 alisa wrote: Overall, I didn’t seem to realize in requesting this book it was designated for “adoptive” moms and parents. Yet, I still found it to be very encouraging for moms of all kinds in the challenges and issues you face. I especially liked how the author addressed the challenges of after you bring your ... Thomas Nelson/Booksneeze review Forever Mom

alisa's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/27 Dolphins72 wrote: This adoptive mom, with four biological and six adopted children, addresses very thoughtfully the issues adoptive families face. She tells her family’s story about their adoption journey, describing particularly the attachment challenges each child brought. Her book is full of helpful hints concerning ... Very good book

Dolphins72's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/22 Kay Schrock wrote: Forever Mom is a book about parenting adopted kids. Written by an adoptive mom of 10, it touches on the issues adoptive parents may face. But really, I think it is a great book for every parent! I really enjoyed this book from the first page! I have followed Mary Ostyn's blog for awhile, and was excited ... Book Review: Forever Mom by Mary Ostyn

Kay's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/20 Adventist Homemaker wrote: I loved this book so much I read it in less than two days. I just couldn't put it down. I laughed, I cried, and I marked sections to go back and reread later. This is more than just a "how to adopt" book. It covers the transition of a new child into the home and how to connect with your child over the ... Forever Mom - A book every adoptive parent should read

Adventist Homemaker's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/18 Tasha's Mom wrote: Mary Ostyn is a writer, blogger, and an adoption expert. Using her experience as adoptive parent as a foundation, Ostyn is able to put into words the information that other prospective adoptive parents need. She provides the real information, not a sugar-coated version. She presents her points from ... Thinking of adopting? This book is for YOU!

Tasha's Mom's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/9 AngloAddict wrote: Adopting a child offers difficult but rewarding challenges. The book Forever Mom takes a look at some of the issues that surround adoption -- both in the processes that are required to adopt a child and also those that arise after bringing the child home.Mary Ostyn and her husband already had four birth ... Advice from the trenches

AngloAddict's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/2 Brooke Barone wrote: Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book free from the publisher through the BookLook Bloggers <> book review bloggers program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the ... Forever Mom is a Forever Hit!

Brooke's Rating:

4 Stars