Monthly Archives: January 2012

Contract Lenses

Working on the first draft of our legal contract was both fun and thought-provoking. Fun because I’m a geek, and thought-provoking because you have to anticipate every possible future scenario of your kid’s life, health, and curiosity and then build … Continue reading

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PVED is the Answer

If your questions are: Can someone advise me on choosing a donor? Will I love a donor egg kid as much as I would a biological one? Should I transfer one or two embryos? How do I deal with disclosing … Continue reading

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Quotable Quotes: Anonymous Donor Sperm Daughter

A young woman who was the product of a sperm donation was┬áinterviewed about her experience researching her anonymous genetic father. When she was asked why she was pursing the search, she said something that struck me: Parents grieve their genetic … Continue reading

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Vegas Baby!

We’ve chosen a new donor, and she’s so great.┬áI love her. Yes, it’s probably early to use the L word, but she’s my future children’s genetic parent, so I can’t help myself. She’s from Las Vegas and has Mexican heritage … Continue reading

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A Gene Pool 1400 People Deep

Out of the 60 or so in-house donors available through my clinic, there was 1 that I wanted to make babies with, but she fell through. Now there’s none. Part of the problem is that, while I had a lot … Continue reading

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