Making the Right Match: Helping Intended Parents Find Compatible Surrogates

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Written By: Hillary Redwine   How do you find the right surrogate to help you create your happy family? There are many factors to consider. What kind of relationship do you want with your surrogate? How frequently do you want to communicate with her? Is location important to you? What are your views on issues… Read more »

Helping LGBTQ+ intended parents create their families through surrogacy

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Written by: Hillary Redwine At Egg Donor & Surrogate Solutions, we consider it a privilege to help create families and are committed to working with intended parents from all walks of life, including the LGBTQ+ community. “About 20 percent of the intended parents who use our services for egg donation and gestational surrogacy are same-sex… Read more »

Pride Month Spotlight: Ma & Thomas’ Story

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Written By: Hillary Redwine Ma Cong and Thomas Landrum are one of the many LGBTQ+ couples who have turned to Surrogate Solutions to help them build their families. Today, they are the proud parents of three-year-old twins, Thomas and Mason. As we celebrate Pride Month, we are honored to highlight their journey to parenthood. Please… Read more »

Serving others through surrogacy

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Written by: Hillary Redwine   Meg Watwood truly has a servant’s heart. A two-time surrogate and mom of four, Meg loves helping intended parents create their families and views surrogacy as another way she can serve others. She was drawn to surrogacy after she and her husband struggled to conceive following the birth of their… Read more »

Surrogates Share Their Motivation for Helping Intended Parents

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Why do you want to be a surrogate? This is one of the first questions we ask our gestational carriers during the application process. Oftentimes they will mention a family member or friend who has experienced infertility. Other times, it is simply that as mothers themselves, they cannot imagine what it would be like not… Read more »

Surrogates share the biggest misconceptions about surrogacy

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Being a gestational carrier (or surrogate) is an incredible way to help a family. Many women who serve as gestational carriers are motivated to help intended parents because, as mothers themselves, they cannot imagine what it would be like to not have a child, and they want to give that gift to another person. Being… Read more »

How do Escrow providers differ in Surrogacy Arrangements?

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How do Escrow providers differ in Surrogacy Arrangements? The services that escrow providers offer vary greatly between providers. Some of the most significant differences fall into one or more of the following areas: Fund Management vs. Fund Holding Fund Management is an escrow arrangement in which disbursement requests are submitted to the escrow provider by the… Read more »

What an agency can offer you, the Intended Parent

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Surrogacy may seem simple. You want to have a child, but for any number of reasons, you are not able to carry a pregnancy to term.  You need the help of a surrogate to complete your family.  Someone else, on the other hand, LOVES being pregnant, has had at least one baby of her own,… Read more »

Womb for rent… A surrogate’s story

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    So, I haven’t written (other than comedy) since college but here we go… Its 9:00 am and it’s time for my first pill of the day. Right now I’m taking estrogen to thicken my uterine lining for a mock cycle. I am in, what I would consider, the middle stage of becoming a… Read more »

Myths about surrogacy

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There are so many myths in the world of surrogacy. With surrogacy, there are always good vibes, happy thoughts, and baby dust to wish the surrogate and her intended parent(s)  good luck on their transfer day, but let us clarify some of the misconceptions you may have heard.   Myth: A woman will opt for surrogacy to… Read more »