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Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the family court reminds me that I’m not officially her mother yet’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the family court reminds me that I’m not officially her mother yet’

My daughter is six months old and she’s not officially mine yet. Before M was born, we worked with lawyers to have everything in place to be able to whizz thro [...]

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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was questioning my ability to love “his” baby’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was questioning my ability to love “his” baby’

When I look at Mr B, I often wonder if the way we connect with our baby is different. There are always going to be variations. Individual parenting styles, pri [...]

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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologising for the complex nature of my motherhood’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologising for the complex nature of my motherhood’

While surrogacy makes me the more interesting person at the dinner party, I’m always trying to work out the simplest way to explain my baby daughter to the uni [...]

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Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when she lost her hair

Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when she lost her hair

Not wishing to toot my own trumpet, but I might be the most qualified person to establish the real truth about hair here — that it is fundamentally, properly i [...]

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Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and the ‘who pays for what’ conversation

Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and the ‘who pays for what’ conversation

One of the obvious upsides to having a baby by surrogacy is your tolerance level for normal woe goes through the roof. I can sit and listen to her cry and cry [...]

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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself that I wouldn’t become one of those “mothery” mothers’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself that I wouldn’t become one of those “mothery” mothers’

Before I had M, my whole social circle could be divided into two categories: friends with children, and friends without children. Because of the difficulties I [...]

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Sophie Beresiner on the politics of sharing baby photos online

Sophie Beresiner on the politics of sharing baby photos online

When baby M was about three days old, the most beautiful ray of (very) early morning sunlight hit the floor in front of us both, in that magical way that sudde [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner on the politics of shar...→
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Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the family court reminds me that I’m not officially her mother yet’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the family court reminds me that I’m not officially her mother yet’

My daughter is six months old and she’s not officially mine yet. Before M was born, we worked with lawyers to have everything in place to be able to whizz thro [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the fam...→
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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself that I wouldn’t become one of those “mothery” mothers’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself that I wouldn’t become one of those “mothery” mothers’

Before I had M, my whole social circle could be divided into two categories: friends with children, and friends without children. Because of the difficulties I [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself tha...→
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Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and the ‘who pays for what’ conversation

Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and the ‘who pays for what’ conversation

One of the obvious upsides to having a baby by surrogacy is your tolerance level for normal woe goes through the roof. I can sit and listen to her cry and cry [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and ...→
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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologising for the complex nature of my motherhood’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologising for the complex nature of my motherhood’

While surrogacy makes me the more interesting person at the dinner party, I’m always trying to work out the simplest way to explain my baby daughter to the uni [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologi...→
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Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when she lost her hair

Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when she lost her hair

Not wishing to toot my own trumpet, but I might be the most qualified person to establish the real truth about hair here — that it is fundamentally, properly i [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when...→
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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was questioning my ability to love “his” baby’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was questioning my ability to love “his” baby’

When I look at Mr B, I often wonder if the way we connect with our baby is different. There are always going to be variations. Individual parenting styles, pri [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was ques...→
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Sophie Beresiner on the politics of sharing baby photos online

Sophie Beresiner on the politics of sharing baby photos online

When baby M was about three days old, the most beautiful ray of (very) early morning sunlight hit the floor in front of us both, in that magical way that sudde [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner on the politics of shar...→
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Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the family court reminds me that I’m not officially her mother yet’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the family court reminds me that I’m not officially her mother yet’

My daughter is six months old and she’s not officially mine yet. Before M was born, we worked with lawyers to have everything in place to be able to whizz thro [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘A letter from the fam...→
  • #Sophie Beresiner
Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when she lost her hair

Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when she lost her hair

Not wishing to toot my own trumpet, but I might be the most qualified person to establish the real truth about hair here — that it is fundamentally, properly i [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner on what she learnt when...→
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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself that I wouldn’t become one of those “mothery” mothers’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself that I wouldn’t become one of those “mothery” mothers’

Before I had M, my whole social circle could be divided into two categories: friends with children, and friends without children. Because of the difficulties I [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘I promised myself tha...→
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Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was questioning my ability to love “his” baby’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was questioning my ability to love “his” baby’

When I look at Mr B, I often wonder if the way we connect with our baby is different. There are always going to be variations. Individual parenting styles, pri [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘I thought he was ques...→
  • #Sophie Beresiner
Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and the ‘who pays for what’ conversation

Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and the ‘who pays for what’ conversation

One of the obvious upsides to having a baby by surrogacy is your tolerance level for normal woe goes through the roof. I can sit and listen to her cry and cry [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner on maternity leave and ...→
  • #Sophie Beresiner
Sophie Beresiner on the politics of sharing baby photos online

Sophie Beresiner on the politics of sharing baby photos online

When baby M was about three days old, the most beautiful ray of (very) early morning sunlight hit the floor in front of us both, in that magical way that sudde [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner on the politics of shar...→
  • #Sophie Beresiner
Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologising for the complex nature of my motherhood’

Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologising for the complex nature of my motherhood’

While surrogacy makes me the more interesting person at the dinner party, I’m always trying to work out the simplest way to explain my baby daughter to the uni [...]

Read full article: Sophie Beresiner: ‘I find myself apologi...→
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