A closed adoption took place when Melissa was 19 days old. She always felt completely loved and united with her adopted family. Still, when she first heard a few details about her birth mom through a third party, she felt a special bond to this woman she had never met. In this week’s episode, Melissa takes us on a journey to rediscovering family, strengthening relationships with her adopted family, and mourning the loss of the family she will never meet. Whether it’s the family you didn’t choose, the one you chose, or the one that chose you, there is applicable wisdom strewn throughout this heartfelt conversation on how to reconnect to all of our relationships.