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Real Adoption Stories
For Anthony and Jenna Comer-Hill, meeting their one month old son Walker for the first time was love-at-first-sight.
One word stands out in Mary Hart Wilheit’s Nursery record from 1945: “Hungry!” It is written over and over again.
Chris and Michael always wanted kids--to them, adopting Julia and Hayden was like catching lightning.
We asked Jenny, now 82, to travel back 65 years and share with us what it was like to be a nurse at The Cradle in those days.
Every adoption journey is unique-- read about how Andy and Leticia Fink came to adopt their children, Diana and Andrew.
In honor of Cradle adoptee, Annabelle
Real Adoption Stories
Timing is everything. But as Cradle parents Michele and Puamuh learned, in adoption it is something that can’t be controlled and is far from perfect.
Real Adoption Stories
Alice Cestari was adopted from The Cradle in 1928 and later became a Cradle Mom herself.