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Top 10 Things Intended Parents Should Know About Surrogacy

Top 10 Things Intended Parents Should Know About Surrogacy

My Wife the Stork Presents Top 10 Things Intended Parents Should Know About Surrogacy: a guest post by the intended parents from our journey, Patrick and Damien! #1 – What’s the best way to start the surrogacy journey? Read, research, and reach out. The best way to start a surrogacy journey is to prepare yourself for a major change in your life.  The journey is long, so learn and understand as many steps along the way that you may encounter….

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3 Important things for Surrogates and Pregnant Moms.

3 Important things for Surrogates and Pregnant Moms.

Pregnancy can be such a wonderful thing for most families. Being pregnant really takes a toll on the mother’s body which varies from pregnancy to pregnancy. It truly takes a special person to be a surrogate, to be willing to go through all that effort for another family. The risks with a regular pregnancy scared me enough but with surrogacy, all the pregnancy risks are elevated and a couple more risks are involved. If you would like more please visit…

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Week 22 update and Bodega Bay!

Week 22 update and Bodega Bay!

Good morning everyone! It is week 22! Just a quick update then you can be on your way.  I felt the baby moving around finally! I still think it feels a little weird but it is so cool at the same time! I can’t wait for Patrick and Damien to feel their baby move too! It is an exciting time where something that was intangible is now able to be touched and “brought to life” so to speak. This is one…

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Week 20 update!

Week 20 update!

So we are halfway there! Mandy is definitely starting to show! I still have yet to feel the baby kick but Mandy says that she can definitely feel movement from the outside. She even tells me the baby is strong! I must just have really sucky timing! Life is going as normal in our house. I have been busy at work and at home so I haven’t had much time to write but I am forcing myself to write today just to…

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Top 6 Questions That People Ask About Being a Gestational Surrogate.

Top 6 Questions That People Ask About Being a Gestational Surrogate.

Every time I reveal to someone that my wife is a surrogate I always get asked the same sort of questions all the time. Your everyday average person doesn’t know that much about surrogacy or the process so most people find it interesting and are very inquisitive. I’d like to touch on the top 6 questions my wife and I are asked on a normal basis.   Number 1 – How much do you get paid to be a surrogate?…

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A Quick Update

A Quick Update

Hey there! It has been a while since I gave an update so here we go! First and foremost I would like to share that I recently created a Pinterest for MWTS to try and drive more traffic to this site. If you would like to follow along please use this link to go to my Pinterest account. I am mostly pinning pins from other pinners mostly due to the fact I don’t have a lot of content to promote. I am not…

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The Little Things

The Little Things

It really is the little things in life that make it so great. This weekend was Memorial day weekend and as everyone and their families got together to hang out, have fun, and be sociable some of us took time to remember what Memorial day is about, and that is honoring those who have served that never made it back home to their families and those who have made it back but are no longer with us today. We remember and pay…

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