By: Kelly Rummelhart I went into the hospital on Friday June 29th and was discharged Monday July 2nd. Alexander is still in the NICU but looks as if he’ll be discharged in the next few days (if you can believe it!). Here are some other pictures from his 2nd and 3rd day on earth….
By: Kelly Rummelhart The morning of Friday June 29th, Stacie and I walked into labor and delivery to get my “leaking” checked. About 8 hours later we headed to the operating room. Having my best friend with me was an amazing experience. We were only three days apart in our journeys so wanted to document the […]
By: Kelly Rummelhart One of the things that is so awesome about knowing other surrogates is that only they will understand the things that you’ve gone through. A friend of mine, with the help of several other surrogates, has created an awesome page on Tumblr that shares several surro-experiences. We tried to use people who […]
By: Kelly Rummelhart . . . or, for me, a lack there of The last two weeks we’ve talked about being a single surrogate and I received a great question about having sex as a surrogate, single or otherwise. Now, I know different agencies have different guidelines, as do the various doctors surrogates will see […]
By: Kelly Rummelhart Two more surrogates share their answers to questions about their experiences as single, gestational surrogates. Were you single when you applied to be a surrogate? If not, at what point in the process did you become single? Are you single (as in alone) or are you single with a partner, you […]
By: Kelly Rummelhart If you remember, weeks ago I shared with you that after thirteen years together (and eleven married), my marriage ended. We are approaching four months since my husband decided to leave and I have to say that I’m doing great. I have had several people say in so many words that it is […]
By: Kelly Rummelhart Have you played Draw Something yet? Well I have and I am addicted. It is basically a cross between Pictionary and Hangman. My surrogate friends have become enablers, so to speak. Nothing like starting a new game and having dozens of women to play with immediately. I currently have about thirteen games […]