In reflecting on my difficult journey to our baby, I've been asked - how did I get through it? If I had to sum it all up it would be:
My husband and his unconditional support and love
- My mom who was a rock to me throughout
- The daily prayers my Grandma did every day for three years for us An incredible fertility doctor who cared about me like I was her sister
- A vacation to get away for a little
- Having the financial resources to move on everything quickly and not have to wait
- A terrific surrogacy agency
- An incredible attorney
- An ANGEL of a surrogate and her family
- Taking it one step at a time
- Allowing myself to be emotional and breakdown but to TRY to not let it consume me
- Staying as positive as I could (that's where the one step at a time came into play. If I knew I was constantly taking steps, then I felt I was at least always trying to do something)
- Celebrating my friend’s when they got pregnant and attending/planning their baby showers (I figured it was good baby vibes even though they were VERY hard)
- My dad in heaven.
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