Odette Elliott


On first seeing our baby son. And three cheers for short-term foster parents!

I imagine that most adoptive parents fall in love with the baby they hope to adopt from the first moment they set eyes on that baby.  […]

Our History of adoption

We adopted two children in the 1970s. Social work policy has changed over the years, so why am I starting a blog about adoption today? I […]

Why I’m writing

In this blog I am sharing my thoughts on the experience of white parents bringing up a family of two daughters born to us and two […]