An update on our embryo adoption process.
We are matched with an embryo donor!
Who knew that social media could be so good?
Alrighty folks! It's go time! After taking time to think and pray about embryo adoption we have decided what our first step will be. Let me back up a bit here. I think the term "embryo" may be a bit confusing for many of you. If you haven't had a crash course in infertility/IVF treatments it … Continue reading Embryo Adoption: The First Steps
Did you know that over 500,000 babies live in freezers across the United States? Yes, that's right, freezers. They're embryos that have been cryo-preserved after a round of in-vitro fertilization (IVF). Many of these embryos belong to couples who are still trying to get pregnant and intend to use them in future attempts at pregnancy, but others … Continue reading 5 Reasons We Chose Embryo Adoption Over Traditional Adoption
For the last 9 months we have known that our diagnosis was male factor infertility. That seemed pretty "fixable." We'd pay lots of money, make some embryos, and then bring a baby home in 10 months. Not having a baby at the end of in-vitro fertilization was not in my plan. If you don't know … Continue reading The Infertilizers
This is NOT what you think. Baby making is not that easy for everyone. At this point everyone who knows me knows that Rob and I have blessed with an infertility diagnosis. 1 out of every 8 couples has a similar diagnosis. That's a lot of people! Chances are you or someone you know is … Continue reading How to Make a Baby… The Dennis Version