This is Episode 12 – “Adoption” from Season 2 of the Juna Women Podcast. Season 2 is about planning your family. 

Today’s episode is the 12th part of our Family Planning Series, and we’re talking all about adoption.

To help with this topic, I sat down with Amy from Kansas. Amy is a Mom of two adopted boys who are virtual twins and was pregnant with a third boy at the time we recorded.

The adoption process varies state by state, but Amy gives her first hand account of being a foster Mom and going through adoption in her area. Here’s a basic overview of the process:

We included the full interview with Amy in this episode. She shares both the logistical and emotional aspects of adoption and was very forthcoming during our conversation.


You can download the entire transcript of this episode here

Show Notes:

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⁣⁣Topics from this episode: #adoption #baby #mom #parenting #parents #adoptionprocess #virtualtwins #babies 

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