This is the true story of two women who chose to live together, get married, and try to have a baby. Find out what happens when things don’t always go as planned and start getting REAL. If you watched The Real World like I did, then you know that into like the back of your hand. Haha. But, in all seriousness, this is our indeed … Continue reading 1. Introduction: How We Got Pregnant
B and I started dating in 2012. We met in December 2011, became official in January 2012, and moved in together a short four months later in April. Though, she moved her cat to my apartment long before that. So you know, the literal definition of Uhaul Lesbians. (Here’s the full story of how we met by the way!) We admittedly moved relatively quickly in … Continue reading 2. The Decision To Have A Baby
So, we were going to grow our family and had to figure out how to do it. This is a vital step for same-sex couples, one that many opposite-sex couples take for granted. We could choose to adopt, carry a child, use a surrogate, etc. If we chose to adopt, there are the laws around same-sex adoption that might impact our ability to do so. … Continue reading 3. Adoption, ICI, Sperm, Oh My!
Hello and welcome to fourth installment of this journey. Heehee! Okay, but in all seriousness, I hope you have already read the other three parts before you got here, because I am not catching you up. We left off with us deciding on carrying a baby and going the ICI route. Of course, our next step was deciding a) how to get the sperm, and … Continue reading 4. The First Try