Odette Elliott

24/09/2013

Bringing the baby home

I am sure every adoptive parent will have a story about the moment they brought their child or baby home for the first time. We had […]
24/09/2013

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.  […]
13/09/2013

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 […]
13/09/2013

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 […]