Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hi there, we're Janell and Shawn. We appreciate you taking the time to read our profile. We know that reading about potential families can be overwhelming, so thank you for considering us. Our Story Our story began in 2014 when we connected on a dating app in Los Angeles. We clicked instantly and grew closer over time. A few years of a long-distance relationship strengthened...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), We are grateful that you are taking the time to learn more about us and hope you can see what using this as the title of our story demonstrates about us. Jay refers to us as "JAshley" and was disappointed when Ashley would not allow that to be our wedding hashtag, but: We know how to compromise We can be silly We are incomplete without each...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello, we are Amy and Matt! Thank you for taking the time to read our story and learn more about us as prospective adoptive parents while you make the difficult decision of who will parent your child. We hope that you will be able to see the love we have for each other, our children, and a potential future child. Our Story We met at...

Introduction Our Story We met in a bookstore. Or so we told our friends and family at the time. Really, we met online. Adam was at the end of a one year clerkship prior to beginning his career as an attorney, and Heidi was teaching music and living in a rented cottage on a lake (yes, it was as amazing as it sounds). Heidi was attracted to Adam’s...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello, we are Meera and Gopal. Thank you for taking an interest in reading our profile. Our story begins in 2016 when our mutual friends set us up on a blind date. We quickly discovered many things in common, including similar family backgrounds, hobbies, values, and our love for dogs. Surprisingly, we both worked as doctors in the same hospital for three years,...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello! We are Anelise and Charles. We are happy and grateful to be able to share a bit about ourselves with you! Our Story We both grew up in NJ and met in high school on a spring day, playing frisbee in a park. Anelise had come with a group from the high school literary magazine. Charles had come with a group who had been...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), We are Brian & Nicole! Thank you for taking the time to learn about our family and for considering us as you make the difficult decision of who will parent your child. We hope that you will be able to see the love we have for each other, our family, and a future child. Our Story We are high school sweethearts and have been together...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello, we are Ryan and Chrissie, and we are so grateful for the opportunity to tell you a little bit about ourselves and to share our hopes of expanding our family through adoption. Our Story We met in high school through mutual friends and started dating immediately after college. In 2016 we were engaged and, a year later, got married on a beautiful fall day in...