Simply put, Sherrie has gone from nameless to shameless. She was named Baby X by hospital workers after birth and she was named a Congressional Angel in Adoption in 2010. She was told as a child that she had a low IQ and was told in adulthood that she could publish five books. Best known for 20 Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew, Eldridge loves helping others see adoption through the eyes of an adopted child. One adoptive parent said Eldridge has a beautiful heart because she is willing to tell him the truth about what his daughter may experience in the growing-up years.