A Grateful Surrogate

A Grateful Surrogate

When I tell someone that I have been a surrogate not only once but twice, I often hear how lucky those “people” (Intended Parents) are to have someone like me in their life. I do not like to applaud myself.  I enjoyed every bit of the journey; even the injections in...
Pregnancy Terms and Definitions for Surrogates

Pregnancy Terms and Definitions for Surrogates

There is so much to learn when you are a surrogate! It’s not like you this is your first pregnancy, since you are now a surrogate, you probably have had at least one or two successful and seamless pregnancies of your own under your belt! However, surrogacy introduces...
5 Fall Vegetables to add to your diet

5 Fall Vegetables to add to your diet

Fall is full of beautiful foliage, colors, smells – and food! This season introduces some delicious, nutritious and colorful vegetables to get excited about. Read on to learn how to take advantage of the seasonal fare and some recipes to go along with it! Spaghetti...
The Pregnancy Struggle is Real!   

The Pregnancy Struggle is Real!   

Worry, anxiety, and even depression does not discriminate. Surrogacy is filled with happiness but hitting a rough patch during any pregnancy is not uncommon. Mostly because, life is life…it has its ups and downs, and it is mostly out of our control. Calmness and a...
Pregnancy Falls

Pregnancy Falls

Pregnancy definitely changes your body, but it also changes the way you move, get around and walk. Your center of gravity has to adjust, which can cause difficulty with every day movements.   Knowing this, it’s no wonder that many pregnant women have experienced a...
Your Own OB

Your Own OB

One of the most common questions when inquiring about becoming a surrogate is, “Can I use my own Obstetrician?” The short answer is, yes. Initially, you’re in the care of the fertility doctor who did the IVF transfer. They like to watch over you for majority of the...