Mama can't kiss it better-An idealized motherhood lost. Lori Gertz lets us into her life as a wife and mother, focusing on her relationship with her bi-polar, RAD and FASD adopted daughter.
Author Bio: Lori Gertz makes her living as a strategic marketing consultant, writer, and reiki master and is currently studying to be a homeopath. She faced the ultimate Sophie’s choice—to give up the daughter she had adopted as a newborn or to keep her, even though she and her husband, Craig, could not ensure that their other children would be emotionally and physically safe if their troubled sister remained in the family home. She is writing her book, Mama Can’t Kiss It Better: An Idealized Motherhood Lost.
She has created a resource for parents struggling with many of the same issues on