Appearing on the cover of the September 2013 issue of Ladies’ Home Journal, Connie Britton tells about her decision to adopt her son Eyob ‘Yoby’ from Africa in Novermber of 2011.
The divorced Nashville actress was unsure if she would have children, but after exploring her options she decided adoption was the right choice for her.
“I didn’t think I’d have a baby on my own. But there’s a lot that comes out of having a plan and then seeing that there’s another way you can go. If you hold hard and fast to the plan regardless of where you’re at, then you’re going against the flow of your life. My parents died within three years of each other and that’s when I thought, what am I waiting for?” she confides.
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