Raise The Conversation
Our favorite links from around the web featuring stories of stepparenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy, and non-traditional families.
Here are the countries where commercial surrogacy and LGBT+ surrogacy are allowed.
A Chinese couple can’t a travel to the U.S. to meet their daughter, who was born to a surrogate, so their case manager is caring for her in quarantine.
Adoptee Hannah Grieco on Finding the missing piece: What happens when adoptees become parents.
AND IN COVID NEWS:
The New York Times’ extensive guide to education and activity resources for schooling from home.
Disney is selling Baby Yoda masks for kids and using the profits help families in need.
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.