Should You Get the COVID-19 Vaccine If You’re Pregnant?

On December 16, 2020, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) released a statement for people who are pregnant or who are planning to get pregnant regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. This has significant meaning for gestational surrogates and intended parents, who were previously in a … Continue reading “Should You Get the COVID-19 Vaccine If You’re Pregnant?”

A Year in Review: The Biggest Surrogacy News from 2020

Surrogacy is an ever-changing field. Each year, legislation is changed, laws are fine-tuned and most important, families are made. However, more than ever, this year shook the surrogacy world.  As all of us navigated the COVID-19 crisis, we watched as every aspect of our lives … Continue reading “A Year in Review: The Biggest Surrogacy News from 2020”

7 Ways Gestational Surrogacy is a Gift

The holiday season encourages us to reflect on the gifts we give and are given. And we’re not just talking about presents under the tree! There are gifts in the world that are truly special, and can never be repaid. Gestational surrogacy is such a … Continue reading “7 Ways Gestational Surrogacy is a Gift”

Should You Pursue Surrogacy in 2021?

2020 affected us all — including gestational surrogates and intended parents. As a result of all this uncertainty, many people are now asking themselves, “Should I still move forward with surrogacy in 2021?” It’s important to note that international surrogacy should not be attempted in … Continue reading “Should You Pursue Surrogacy in 2021?”

10 Ways to Incorporate Your Surrogacy Story into the Holiday Season

The holiday season is finally here. We know that you’re more than a little excited to celebrate with your loved ones and the newest member of your family. But when you’ve just bought your baby home through surrogacy, you might be unsure of how to … Continue reading “10 Ways to Incorporate Your Surrogacy Story into the Holiday Season”

Recommended Reading While You’re Waiting During the Holidays

For many people, the holidays come with a lot of free time — which means this is the perfect opportunity for you to check out some of the best reading resources for intended parents and surrogates. We know that the wait can be tough, but … Continue reading “Recommended Reading While You’re Waiting During the Holidays”

10 Holiday Gift Alternatives for Those Going Through Surrogacy

Are you gearing up for the holiday season? If you’re like most people, then you’re probably struggling with what to give your loved ones — especially if they’re an intended parent or a surrogate and you’re not sure about what is appropriate. It’s easy to … Continue reading “10 Holiday Gift Alternatives for Those Going Through Surrogacy”

The Importance of Grieving Infertility Before Pursuing Surrogacy

Becoming a parent is one of life’s greatest joys. As you start the surrogacy process, the last thing you want to think about is your infertility journey. After all, your dreams are finally coming true. Now that parenthood is your destination, you can put those … Continue reading “The Importance of Grieving Infertility Before Pursuing Surrogacy”

How to Stay Safe While Celebrating the Holidays

With the holiday season in full swing, everyone is concerned about limiting the spread of COVID-19 while still finding ways to gather and celebrate with loved ones. Intended parents and gestational carriers have to be even more cautious — pregnant women and infants are considered … Continue reading “How to Stay Safe While Celebrating the Holidays”

The Hardest Part of Bringing Home a Baby Born Via Surrogacy

Bringing your child home for the first time is a thrilling moment. But, like many intended parents before you, you probably have one big question on your mind: How will you bond with your baby when they’re born through surrogacy? Everyone has something that they … Continue reading “The Hardest Part of Bringing Home a Baby Born Via Surrogacy”