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The Family Meeting

Well it’s official.  We are seriously thinking about surrogacy.

After our hearts stopped pounding, and we digested the ridiculous price tag attached, I felt this glimmer of hope.  1,668 more words


Daily Health Tips: Can My HIV Positive Pregnant Friend Have A Baby Without Problems?

Q: Hello Dr. I have a friend who is pregnant after registering for ANC she find out that she is HIV positive. What can she do? 301 more words

Surrogacy 101

Surrogacy: my egg, Dan’s sperm, and Jen’s uterus.  Well… it’s a tad more complicated than that.

In researching surrogacy, we found that it is something that is vastly different depending on where you live.  2,760 more words


We're doing what?! -Dan's Perspective on Surrogacy

Now, as I said previously, Dan wasn’t initially a big fan of this whole idea.  So I asked (read: forced) him to answer a couple more questions in order to try and get an idea of what was running through his head during this time: 498 more words


Our baby... Her belly?

So we got the okay from the clinic that we had been praying for.  Once we actually got the okay, I was on a complete high. 940 more words


Double the Joy, Double the Worry

We had our second ultrasound on Thursday. I had been feeling especially “well” that day, so I was sure something bad must have happened.

To my surprise, Dr. 840 more words


Hoping for the best, Preparing for the worst: The Clinic's Final Decision

October 24th, 2013: The big day!

Today is the day that we head back to the clinic to find out the RE and the team’s opinion about how we move forward.  1,032 more words