I’m not ok. I hide my pain with alcohol every single day.

I act like I’m coping just fine. I’m verging on the very edge of becoming alcohol dependent. I think that I may be causing myself damage at this point. I feel extremely sick tonight. It’s like a hangover but ten times worse. I have a splitting headache. The itchiness of my skin is driving me… Read More I’m not ok. I hide my pain with alcohol every single day.

I feel slightly better about my own personal situation now that I’ve asked around. These are the things that I do know around the whole adoption process.

I decided to pose the question regarding letterbox contact with birth families earlier today. I posted the same question in several of the groups full of parents that have had experiences with social services. There seems to be many that do not have contact via letterbox. Many of those had letterbox contact approved at the… Read More I feel slightly better about my own personal situation now that I’ve asked around. These are the things that I do know around the whole adoption process.