Watching TED Talks is a popular pastime at CN&CO. We visit regularly to clear our heads, have a laugh or get inspired. TED Talks open our minds, spark new ways of thinking and can lead to some very interesting conversations. Each week we pick a favourite and publish it on a Tuesday, because we like how “TED Talk Tuesday” sounds. This week’s talk is posted by CN&CO admin goddess and all round fabulous person, Penny Hickinbotham. Here’s why she chose it …

A couple of months back I wrote a blog about adoption called The Power of Knowing. Talking about adoption is difficult for some people. Not for me. I have so many happy stories about adoption. My two boys, Warren and Craig (pictured above), are both adopted, as am I.

I was delighted to find this story about the love, acceptance and opportunities that adoption can bring.