We seem to live in the era of the turkey-baster baby boom. Single women, gay men and women, and even married heterosexuals with kid-averse spouses are "going it alone." We hear two stories about alternative families, rivaling conception methods and what to look for when evaluating sperm.
Andrea makes a baby
Andrea (R) with a pregnant Victoria
Andrea, pregnant and miserable
Andrea, happy mom
Banner image: (R-L) Andrea, Victoria, and their two kids