How to Educate and Involve Your Kids in Your Surrogacy Journey

educating kids about surrogacy

Written by Amanda Harden, experienced gestational carrier with Circle Surrogacy. Amanda talks about educating kids about surrogacy! If you’ve ever been pregnant with a young kiddo in tow, you have surely run into a stranger at the store asking your child if the baby will be a brother or sister. One concern my husband and […]

Nate Berkus and Husband Welcome Son Through Surrogacy

Nate Berkus

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 […]

Surrogacy Terms Decoded: 17 Definitions to Know

Although rewarding, the surrogacy process and its associated vocabulary can be new and confusing at times. Not to worry! This blog defines and explains some of the common terms you’ll come across during your journey. Carrier/Surrogate/Surrogate Mother: We use these terms interchangeably. However, a general surrogate definition is a woman carrying a child for intended […]

Circle Surrogacy Proudly Attends ‘Men Having Babies’ Conference

Aymee, a Circle surrogate, interviews with the Brussels press.

Circle Surrogacy was honored to be part of the Men Having Babies Conference in Brussels in September. This informational —and inspirational —weekend was attended by over 100 couples from across Europe who gathered to learn more about surrogacy as a means of building their families. Men Having Babies is a non-profit organization providing educational and practical information […]

A Circle Surrogate Story: Sarah – Part 6

All posts are republished with permission from Sarah’s blog Oven Rental: Life as a Surrogate. Sarah is currently on her third journey. This story recounts the successful match, transfer, pregnancy and birth through surrogacy. For context, this story refers to a previous match with a couple who did not ultimately pursue surrogacy. December 19th, 2013 The Results Alright […]

VIDEO: Kids Born Through Surrogacy Discuss Prejudice

Part of the Men Having Babies Conference, this video features three young adults, born with Circle Surrogacy, discussing their personal experiences dealing with prejudice. (The Teen Panel from the left, Elinor, Liv, and Zachary.) Elinor started the discussion by sharing her experience being raised Jewish. She explains that there are passages in the Torah forbidding […]

Circle Surrogacy Birth Announcement: Welcome Baby Zachary

Birth Annoucement

Join us in welcoming Baby Zachary! Zachary was born earlier this month weighing in at 7 lbs. and 7 oz. He and his father, John, are happy and healthy. John’s surrogate gave him a wonderful gift. Circle Surrogacy couldn’t exist without the generosity of surrogates. Baby photos and birth announcements show us how miraculous surrogates are. […]

VIDEO: Teens Born with Circle Surrogacy Discuss Marriage Equality and Trump

In this video, filmed at the Men Having Babies Conference, Elinor, Liv, and Zachary (young adults born with Circle Surrogacy) discuss two defining moments they’ve experienced within the last few years. The first moment is the passage of the Marriage Equality Act on June 26, 2015. Each panelist had a very positive response to this pivotal […]