The most recent installment of the Circle Surrogacy guest blog on Gays with Kids:
Once upon a time, there was a gay couple embarking on a surrogacy journey to build their family. When they started their search for an egg donor, they discovered that they each had different priorities when it came to who their ideal woman was.
The first intended father started his search with the women he felt were the most attractive to him. The second intended father began his search with women with the highest educational degrees.
“Beauty!” the first declared.
“Smarts!” the second countered.
How did this fairy tale end? With compromise. These two dads selected a woman who attended a reputable college and had a million-dollar smile, and now have a beautiful baby who is their whole world.
Moral of the story? Selecting an egg donor is a big decision in your family building journey, and you might not necessarily have the same priorities as your partner.
Here are 3 tips for choosing your ideal woman as a egg donor…