7 things I wish I’d known before I became a single mother by choice – Single Mum, Parents Article

It’s not easy to know what to expect what you become a single mother by choice. For anyone , becoming a parent is a journey into the unknown. But for those of us going it alone, there are very few role models around us to show us how our life might be. While more and more women are choosing single motherhood it’s still unlikely that anyone in your close circle of friends and family has gone ahead of you on…

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Why you shouldn’t freeze your eggs if you’re a single woman over 35 – Single Mum, Parents Article

Are you thinking about freezing your eggs? If you are then before you take any action, read this post. Finding yourself single in your late thirties when you’re desperate to have a baby is a flippin’ awful place to be. I know, I’ve been there. The unfairness of it is overwhelming. As you watch all your friends get married and start popping out kids the ‘how did this happen to me?’ thoughts are impossible to suppress. Knowing what to do…

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Why so many fabulous women are using a sperm donor to have a baby – Single Mum, Parents Article

When I had my daughter I was the only person in my circle of friends who’d used a sperm donor to have a baby. But since then one of my best friends has also had a baby using a donor. And a couple more have looked into it. They’re still deciding if it’s the rather path for them, or have frozen their eggs.  In fact nearly every time I tell anyone that I had my daughter using a sperm donor,…

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