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    Adoption Triggers: May is Hard

    As a birth mother, you never know when you will come across a trigger in your day; a scent, an item, a moment, a reminder of your grief. May is that for me. Every April marks another year since I chose adoption. Another year of choosing Christ as my daily savior– because the day was one in the same. Another year to our adoption anniversary of meeting her amazing family and God revealing His fingerprints within a beautiful story He wrote for us. April was my turning point and redeeming moment in my life. Yet, while I moved forward into May with a fresh hope that comes with spring, it also was the beginning…