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Things You Should And Shouldn't Say To An Adoptive Family

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20. "Does he know yet? Are you going to tell him he’s adopted?"
It is no longer considered healthy to keep adoptions secret from adopted children, like once was popular. Adoptive parents are encouraged to speak about adoption with their children openly and often so that it a fact of life and not a big reveal. Even if our children know they are adopted, they may not want to speak about it with everyone, so there is no need to bring it up.

Now you have a good grip on what not to say, so how about some ideas on what will totally make an adoptive family's day to hear?