A Downside of Surrogacy

Surrogacy has brought so much into my life. New friends, close relationships with the families I carried for, expanded mindset, newfound appreciation for infertility struggles, etc. It’s one of the greatest decisions I’ve made. One thing that has been annoying though is that when you are pregnant for surrogacy, you don’t seem to get theContinue reading “A Downside of Surrogacy”

How did I know I wanted to be a surrogate?

When I was 19 and in college, I was talking to one of my roommates. I remember exactly where I was standing when she mentioned that a woman from her hometown was going to be a surrogate. “What’s a surrogate?” I asked. She said “oh, that’s when you carry a pregnancy for someone who can’t.”Continue reading “How did I know I wanted to be a surrogate?”