When my friends announce their pregnancies I often find myself thinking how strange it must be to get pregnant from having sex. I cannot fathom what conception without needles and penis shaped wands must be like. How very unscientific it … Continue reading The Gift of Life
I know I have spoken about “Diblings” before but I’m going to give you a little recap. My son, as you know, is donor conceived. He is however not the only child from this donor. In fact the family limit at the sperm bank I used is 25 families. His donor has reached the family limit and we know who 15 of the families are for sure… we have suspicions on 2 or 3 more but they have chosen not to be a part of our group and we obviously respect their decision. I was initially unsure whether or not … Continue reading Our Dibling Reunion
One of the things that most of us don’t think about when we are selecting a sperm donor is the other women who have chosen that same donor before us. We tend to focus on health history, appearance, CMV … Continue reading Our Donor Family.