Texas Intended Parents tell their Surrogacy Story

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Hi! We are John and Stacie. Here is our surrogate story. John and I both had been married before. He did not have any children, I had 3, a girl and twin boys. Unfortunately after my twins were born I had to have a hysterectomy, so having children the natural way was never an option… Read more »

Texas Surrogate Gives Birth to Twins

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In this article, Surrogate Solutions shares the story of Meg, a gestational surrogate for a couple in Texas. After easily conceiving our daughter in 2004, my husband and I suffered through unexplained secondary infertility for several years. It was a gut-wrenching season for us, two people who had always “planned on” having a large family… Read more »

Growing Your Family Through Surrogacy: Bonding With Your Baby

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Forming a bond with your baby is a precious and important time in any parent’s life. While bonding is a natural process, many questions arise when it comes to bonding with a baby born from gestational surrogacy versus a traditional pregnancy. Will our baby still be able to form a bond with us? How will… Read more »

Texas Surrogate Shares Her Story

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In this article, Surrogate Solutions shares the story of Whitney, a gestational surrogate in Texas. Family is everything to me. My two children are the biggest blessing in my life. As they say, words can’t begin to describe the love I feel for them. That being said, I watched a dear friend of mine struggle… Read more »

Mandy’s Surrogacy Story

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Mandy is a gestational surrogate who was matched with a loving couple through Surrogate Solutions. She shares her story below. My name is Mandy, and I am from Texas. I have two beautiful children of my own, and I love being a mom. Pregnancies came quick and easy for my husband and I. I would… Read more »

Why surrogacy?

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Why surrogacy? For me, I’d had my children, and I was in love with how wonderful my kids were. I then learned how many couples could not have children, and I couldn’t imagine people that desired it, not having the gift of family. I have always enjoyed being pregnant. I have two wonderful boys of… Read more »

Letting Go: Relinquishing Control and Putting Your Trust in Your Gestational Surrogate

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If you’ve battled infertility or explored adoption, you know what it’s like to be unable to control an important outcome. Trusting another woman who starts out as a stranger to carry your child is challenging. While surrogacy is truly a blessing, it is one more aspect of building your family than you must be unavoidably… Read more »

Looking to Grow Your Family? Why You Should Consider Gestational Surrogacy

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Starting a family is a dream many couples share. While making the decision to have children is often a wonderful and exciting time in one’s life, it can also be a disheartening time for those unable to conceive traditionally. Although learning you are unable to conceive may seem to bring your family planning to an… Read more »

Tips for Juggling Being a Gestational Surrogate and Having a Full-time Job

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A surrogate pregnancy is both like and unlike any other pregnancy. What do you need to consider as it relates to your full time job? Surrogacy agreements normally compensate you for the expenses and inconvenience of carrying the pregnancy to term, so being a surrogate is no substitute for full-time work. Unless you have a… Read more »

Post-Partum Relations: Staying in Touch after Surrogacy

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Every relationship between surrogates, IPs and gestational children is unique. It’s up to the parties involved to decide what is right for them. Some may prefer to maintain a business/cordial relationship during the pregnancy with little to no contact once the baby is born. Others may become lifelong friends. Talk to your IPs and your… Read more »