Although you’re excited and confident about your decision to become a surrogate, some people, such as neighbors, community members, and/or acquaintances, and the general public, may not feel the same way – or may have a lot of questions. “When are you due?” “Not for another two months.” “Have you picked out a name?” “Not […]
This blog was written by Circle Surrogate Jeni Denhof. Almost every surrogate has one thing in common. We all have children of our own. We have been pregnant with – and delivered – babies that we do get to bring home from the hospital. Babies that we love, feed, clothe, bathe, cuddle and diaper; and […]
When you become a surrogate, the experience affects not only you, but your family – including your kids. They are a very important part of your journey! Many women have questions about what to say to their kids about being a surrogate, how to talk to them about carrying a baby that won’t be joining […]
This post, written by Circle’s very own Egg Donation Manager, Dory Ziperstein, was originally published by Resolve New England on September 2, 2018 The search for an egg donor can be based on a variety of criteria: cultural or ethnic background, education, athletic, or artistic talent. Now there is a new tool for parents to search for […]
In recent celebrity surrogacy news, USA Today interviewed Nate Berkus and husband Jeremiah Brent about the beauty of the surrogacy process, and welcoming their second child, son Oskar, through surrogacy a few months ago. Nate and Jeremiah’s daughter Poppy, age 3, was also born via surrogacy. You can read the whole article on USAToday.com At Circle, many of our […]
The decision to pump and ship breastmilk to your intended parents after birth is one that’s made jointly during the matching process. Surrogates are not required to pump and ship breastmilk, however many like to do so. Pumping and shipping breastmilk is not difficult at all! This short guide will inform you of all the […]
In recognition of National Infertility Awareness Week, we’re posting a series of blogs to shine a light on the causes of infertility and the men and women it affects. Secondary Infertility refers to a couple’s inability to conceive a baby, even though they’ve had at least one child in the past. Discovering the inability to […]
Surrogacy Birth Announcement: Welcome New Circle Family Member! Congratulations to new parents Mireille and Reto on the birth of their beautiful baby, David! They shared this note with Circle: ͞ We are back home a week and the travel back was really smooth and without any problems. David is doing really well. Today we had […]
Circle Surrogacy birth announcement! Welcome to the world, little one!
This post is republished with permission from Yaz’s blog Mrs Surrogate Love. Yaz, a Circle Surrogate, started this blog to document her surrogacy journey. In this post, she shares how she got started with surrogacy, and why she chose Circle as her agency.