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Transfer Day-What It Was Like For My Husband, My Surrogate and Me!

“It’s literally just ten minutes… but that ten minutes is everything.” That’s what our last podcast guest said about her transfer. For our surrogate, my husband, and I, it was just a ten-minute procedure. But that ten minutes – that little step on the surrogacy journey – it changed our entire lives.   There are […]

Lauren – “It Was Just Meant To Be”

Lauren Episode 2

Episode 2 of Hope Works is live! Today we’re so excited to introduce you to Lauren. Lauren is a labor and delivery nurse, a mom, and a surrogate for an incredible couple of intended parents. Press play to hear Lauren tell the story of her amazing surrogacy journey! “We’re going to try again. We have […]

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Shots, Doctors, and Getting Ready for Surrogacy

shots, doctors and getting ready

So, you’re thinking about becoming a surrogate. You’re thinking about the journey of carrying a baby for parents who can’t carry a baby themselves. You’ve thought about that miracle of a moment when you will hand that baby to the parents in the delivery room – the brilliant smiles on their faces, the tears in […]

Amanda – I’ve Never Been So Proud

Episode 1 - Amanda
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Our Podcast is Live!

Hope Works: A Surrogacy Podcast

We are thrilled, elated, ecstatic, and over-the-moon proud to announce the launch of our podcast, Hope Works– A Surrogacy Podcast, which is now available for subscription on our podcast page and on iTunes! It is a labor of love, created by our team and the amazing surrogates who have incredible stories to share! Hope Works […]

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The Legal Process – It’s Super Complicated, but We’re Here For You!

The Legal Process for Surrogacy

So, you’ve been matched. You’ve been medically cleared. You’ve flown through a whirlwind of papers and phone calls and assessments, and you’re wondering when you actually get to the pregnancy part. Don’t worry. You’re almost there. But before you move on to the medical part of your surrogacy pregnancy, you’ll need to get through the […]

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Hope Works – A Surrogacy Podcast

Announcing Hope Works- A Surrogacy Podcast!

We are so excited to announce that we will soon be launching a podcast aimed specifically towards surrogacy. One of our amazing team members, Brent Love, has been putting together this beautiful labor of love! Subscribe now via email or on iTunes! Listen to the trailer now! Join us for once-in-a-lifetime conversations as surrogates share their […]

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Medical Clearance: Why You Need It For Surrogacy

Medical Clearance

If you are anything like me, from the moment you start your surrogacy journey you won’t stop imagining who your surrogate might be. You’ll think about who she is, what you want to tell her, and how you hope your relationship will go. And then, the magic day happens, and you think, “What do we […]

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What It Was Like To Meet Our Surrogate

Meeting our surrogate

A year and a half ago my husband and I drove through Wisconsin on a mission. We were headed to our Match Meeting. We were driving to meet the woman who might carry our baby. I sit here now remembering what it was like to meet our surrogate.  We had already gone through so much […]

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How Your “Match Meeting” Changes Everything

Match Meeting

During the surrogacy journey there are two, giant, life-changing days – two days that you will remember for the rest of your life. One of those days is the day that sweet baby is delivered and placed in your arms. The other big day on the surrogacy journey is the match meeting. If you are trying […]