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Thank You to the Nurses Who Help Us Create Happy Families!

Posted: 05/6/21

Written By: Hillary Redwine In honor of Nurses Week (May 6-12), we want to recognize the many nurses who help us create happy families by going above and beyond to support our intended parents and egg donors. Our coordinators at Egg Donor Solutions (EDS) work closely with nurses throughout each step in the process to […]

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Braving Infertility Together connects women in Dallas-Fort Worth and beyond

Posted: 04/20/21

Written by: Hillary Redwine Located in the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) metroplex, Braving Infertility Together is a grassroots nonprofit organization whose mission is to normalize the infertility process by providing experienced-based support, encouragement and education. The organization was born from a group of local women who connected via an online search for infertility support and decided […]

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8 Steps to the Egg Donation Process

Posted: 04/12/21

Have you considered becoming an egg donor and are wondering where to start? First and foremost, we want to help educate you on the process so you can feel confident it is the right decision for you. Helping intended parents create their families through egg donation is one of the greatest gifts you can provide […]

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6 Tips for Writing a Letter to Your Egg Donor

Posted: 03/25/21

Written by: Hillary Redwine Once intended parents (IPs) have chosen a donor, and she begins the medical screening process, our coordinators at Egg Donor Solutions will ask the IPs to write a letter to their donor that will be shared with her before or at the retrieval. Receiving the letter is often a wonderful surprise […]

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Egg Donors Share the Best Part of Their Experience

Posted: 02/18/21

Written by: Hillary Redwine What is the best thing about being an egg donor? This is a question we often ask our donors after they have completed their cycle. It may be surprising to some to learn that the answer is not the financial compensation. While the compensation is certainly one of the benefits of […]

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How to Talk to Your Children About Egg Donation

Posted: 01/21/21

Written by: Hillary Redwine Dallas-based psychologist Wendy Bauer has been working with infertile couples and individuals for 35 years with a special interest in families created via donor conception. Specifically, she counsels intended parents, egg donors, sperm donors, and donor-conceived children, teens, and adults. In her work with intended parents, Wendy helps them navigate the […]

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Our Surrogacy Journey

Posted: 03/9/20

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, and to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson People always ask, “What made you become a surrogate?” I have always had a passion for helping people. […]

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Giving Life and saving a life

Posted: 03/9/20

To the sister I never knew I had, You are a mother; I am a mother. You are a friend; I am a friend. You are a daughter; I am a daughter. We are all of these things as separate entities but there is one thing we couldn’t be unless we had each other, and […]

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When things do not go as planned

Posted: 03/4/20

After my own journey with infertility, I knew I wanted to help other families going through the same thing. I applied to be a surrogate with Surrogate Solutions and delivered twins as a surrogate in 2013. I knew I wanted to do it again, and after reading a couple of intended parent profiles I found […]

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