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The Journey to Baby Paine: 37 Weeks!!

An Intended Mom’s mess of thoughts at 37 weeks… We are officially “any day” away, and my emotions are most definitely all over the place that I feel like anything I write is going to come out as such. Hopefully it isn’t too all over the place: The past few weeks since my last post have flown by at a …

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Surrogacy Medications

Surrogacy Medications Explained You’re matched with Intended Parents and gearing up for the transfer, which means you’ll soon be receiving a box of surrogacy medications. This can be quite overwhelming at first, seeing the large box and its contents piled in front of you. But don’t you worry! We’re here to walk you through it all, medication by medication, and …

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Support Surrogacy Printable

Recently there has been quite a lot of media attention surrounding the negative aspects of surrogacy. These journeys in the spotlight are not ones that show the true side of surrogacy. The beauty of surrogacy. I don’t pretend surrogacy is without its issues, as everything has its issues and hiccups. But in the grand scheme of things, surrogacy is so very …

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Intended Parent Spotlight: Jane & Aron!

Hi! My name is Donnie. I’m a dog! You’re probably asking yourself, “why am I reading a letter from a dog (not to mention HOW am I reading a letter from a dog)?” The answer is I’m writing on behalf of my owners, Jane and Aron. These two are great parents to me! They feed me (twice a day, plus …

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Field Fertility: Our Journey to Ava

Our daughter, Ava, was born on February 11, 2015. We were standing in the hospital room and watched as another woman gave birth to her. Ava was placed immediately into our arms and we started our skin to skin contact. After almost a year of peeing on ovulation sticks, perfectly timed sex in those optimal baby making positions, we were …

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Agency Spotlight: Fertility SOURCE Companies

“[As] one of the largest egg donor agencies in the country [we] saw the need to provide quality surrogates for our intended parents. We then made it our mission to expand the heart of our business to a full service agency for our intended parents and dedicate our compassion to ‘Creating Pathways To Parenthood’.” — Fertility SOURCE Companies Thus in …

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Intended Parent Spotlight: Kylie and Donald!

Hello! We are Donald and Kylie. If you are reading this, then you are no doubt a wonderful and amazing surrogate mother! (Or someone that perhaps is in support of her) Thank you very much for taking the time to consider us for a surrogate journey with you! Our Story In July of 1992 Kylie left her homeland (Australia) and …

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The Surrogacy Journey to Baby P: VIABILITY!

A Second Trimester Update and VIABILITY! This journey is really starting to bring light to the phrase “it all goes by in the blink of an eye”. Ever since we entered the second trimester, time has been flying! Our last update was right after our Nuchal Translucency Screening, at 12.5 weeks. At 13 weeks, Tarynn had another regular OB appointment …

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Agency Spotlight: Growing Generations

Growing Generations began in 1996, with a mission to help gay men and women have children through surrogacy and egg donation. At that time, there were only a small number of surrogacy agencies operating, and the idea of using an egg donor instead of a “traditional surrogate”, let alone helping gay men become parents, was considered taboo by most. Even more rare …

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Intended Parent Spotlight: Meet the Taylors!

Hello! We are the Taylors: Andy, Sherman and Trey We have been together for just over 7 years, married for 4 years, and have one son. We wanted to give a little background on each of us so you can better know us. Andy Taylor: I was born in Vancouver, raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; I am currently 31 years old. …