Raise The Conversation
Our favorite links from around the web featuring stories of stepparenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy, and non-traditional families.
Online adoptions may replace courthouse hearings even after the pandemic is over.
Huxley Stauffer isn’t alone in his adoption displacement. Second adoptions are far more common than we realize.
Kate Bosworth and her husband’s ex, Jo Strettell, are co-parenting champions.
Writer Karla Cornejo Villavicencio is redefining what it means to be a mother.
Sia Adopted Two Teenagers Who Were Aging Out Of Foster Care.
Jessica Butler is the co-founder of "Raise Magazine," stepmother of two, and adoptive mother of one. Prior to "Raise," she was a writer on USA’s "In Plain Sight" and TNT’s "The Last Ship." She and her husband, writer/producer Warren Bell, co-created the Nick at Nite series "Instant Mom," based on her life as a stepmother. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and five-year-old son, Levon.