Author: Jill

Jill has a degree in social psychology which does not help her understand the behavior of her husband and three children. She has a love-hate relationship with running and sees the glass as half full, unless it's her wine glass, which is usually not half full. Jill writes regularly for the Huffington Post, Babble, Blunt Moms and more.
Adoption: I wish I would have known how hard it would be to parent someone else’s child

Adoption: I wish I would have known how hard it would be to parent someone else’s child

My adoption story starts on a balmy March day when I was given the answer I had been begging medical professionals for.I was shivering uncontrollably while gulping cups of water while nurses bustled in and out of my room, extracting vial and vial of blood out of my stick-thin arms, when finally, a doctor burst…