she may not have my eyes , she may not have my smile , but from the moment we matched, she had my heart .
in our family, we celebrate adoption. our reading collection has some great adoption book staples. one of our favorites is, “a mother for chaco”.
it’s about a yellow baby bird in search of his mama. he meets many mama animals in his search, but they tell him they must not be his mama because they don’t look alike. just when baby chaco feels a little hopeless in his search, a mama bear takes him into her home . chaco soon discovers that mama bear has a baby alligator , baby hippo , and baby pig that are her children.
dna doesn’t make a family, love does.
we have all the love in the world to grow our family .