Posts Tagged: a mom of triplets
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Bake-at-Home Babies: Embryo Adoption and Me

Embryo adoption is a Real Thing That Exists.

We found this out in the fertility specialist's office right after he confirmed what we'd been pretending we didn't know for a few years: my husband and I are unable to make babies by ourselves. But, we wanted to experience the wonder and joy of pregnancy and birth (later, "wonder" and "joy" will be represented by "aches" and "vomiting").

We weren't necessarily closed to the possibility of traditional adoption, but we wanted to exhaust every option we had to go through the full experience of bringing a child into the world.

He runs through those options:

A) IVF: laughably expensive and won't [...]

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An Interview With a Mom of Triplets

Our boundless curiosity about the ability of a human to raise three tiny lifeforms at once led us to sit down with our own commenter, iceberg, who has survived the first few years and emerged unbroken. She'll be in the comments to answer any other questions you might have!

"HOW DID YOU HAVE THREE BABIES?" I ask with a meaningful glance!

For that, you'll have to wait for my upcoming feature, "Bake-at-Home Babies."

We're very excited! For the record, let's state I deliberately got clearance to ask that super-rude question for humorous purposes.

Oh, girl, that's not EVEN close to the rudest. People have straight up asked if we [...]