The last hour and a half of our Sunday makes me laugh. It had been a relatively normal day until after naps. One of our cats has a bladder infection and I discovered several spots in the den where she had been peeing rather than using the litter box. 781 more words
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The above quote is one that I have heard from countless families as they were preparing to donate their embryos. As these donor families are in the process of donating their embryos, they reflect that receiving embryos was never presented to them as an option when they considered pursuing in vitro fertilization for their family building plan. 240 more words
I’m feeling hopeful about the adoption of Grant and Maria’s siblings. Everything is moving along smoothly and the adoptive family has their first NEDC appointment in April, so I’m guessing if all goes well, they could have their transfer by this time next year if not sooner. 304 more words
Last weekend, we had our 4th visit with Brae’s birthmom and his half-sister.
I’ve said time and time again that genetics play a nominal role in the similarities between siblings, and yet each time I see Brae’s half-sister, I feel like that role just keeps getting bigger. 298 more words
What a wonderful blessing another family has given your family. They have donated to you the embryos that they lovingly created. They pass them on to you to fulfill your hopes and dreams of a family. 192 more words