Stuart Beard

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-11-26 at 02:56:01

After 4 years as foster parents, and hitting an adoption brick wall, Stuart & his partner jumped into the world of surrogacy through; another four years, two surrogates, and a lot of sleepless night later, their daughter was born in 2016.  Altruistic, traditional surrogacy was right for this couple, and their surrogate is now Auntie and a valued member of their family


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Ukrainian Surrogate

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