The Egg Donor Blog

An Intended Mom’s Story

I’m an Idiot!   When I first started trying to get pregnant, I was hopeful and naïve. Even after a few months and no luck, I still decided it was a good idea to start telling people our intentions. What an idiot.   I started to feel like...

Can Egg Donors Have Sex?

If you’re getting ready to be an egg donor, you are likely very fertile. When is it safe to have sex and when do you need to abstain?   Once you’ve started the process with intended parents they are investing money in you and are pinning their hopes on...

Why do Egg Donors Need a Travel Companion?

Traveling for egg donation can be lonely.   Many Egg Donors will travel to the clinic the Intended Parents are using and that may be quite a distance. The process can be emotional and even scary at times and it’s good for the Egg Donor to have someone with...

Leftovers. An Egg Donor Guest Post

A guest blog by an Egg Donor What happens when someone donates eggs and they successfully develop into embryos? That’s the best news possible!! Your intended parents can now have the chance to grow and complete their families. Maybe they only want one baby...

Is Egg Donation Right for Me?

A guest blog by an Egg Donor It’s anything but easy. Egg donation is time-consuming for months, involves lots and lots and lots (and lots!!) of needles and injections that you need to do yourself and a minor surgery with some sedation drugs.   I’ve spent...

Children’s Books About Egg Donation

You feel deep gratitude for your egg donor and the gift she has given your family. Whether you want a fun and age-appropriate way to share with your child how they came to be through egg donation, or you’d like to share about egg donation with other...

Why I Choose Known Egg Donation

An Anonymous Guest Post from a Known Egg Donor   Choosing to be a known egg donor was the best decision I could have made going into egg donation.   I got to meet all my IPs!   I’ve traveled for all my egg donation cycles and I see this as a huge benefit! I’ve gotten...

The Problem With Egg Donor Databases

Have you been looking for our online Egg Donor Database? Notice we don’t have one? We won’t either. We aren’t exactly fans of Egg Donation Databases.     We know most egg donation agencies have one. We know what we do is a little out of the norm. Client experience is...

Single Father Gets Help From Known Egg Donor

I wanted to be a dad my whole life.   Even when I was a child I knew that when I grew up I would like to have a family.   My own father loved spending time with my siblings and me. He was always up for going to the playground or teaching us something new like how to...

Why Become an Egg Donor?

When a person is unable to become pregnant on their own and/or does not have viable eggs in order to create embryos for implantation, an Egg Donor is needed. Intended Parents that may require the help of an Egg Donor include: gay couples single Intended Fathers single...

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