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I wanted to do it just as a gift from a mother to her son bad gift was Louise Dougherty healthy baby girl delivered by her grandmother in Omaha Nebraska the story goes like this sixty one year old Cecile elige had offered to carry a baby for her son Matthew elige who's married to Ellie it Dougherty they were already considering in vitro fertilization you're there a lot of our problems when it comes to foster and adoption for same sex couples and so for us we didn't really want to navigate through that dependence on other people and other politicians to build a family and so we decided we want to save up money and go through IVF and %HESITATION I could do things on our own terms I am is , no question for me Dougherty sister offered to donate her eggs which were then fertilized with Matthew sperm giving baby imagine medic material from both sides of the family when the big question of surrogacy came up doctors made sure elige who had already gone through menopause was healthy and made sure her body could tolerate pregnancy then after estrogen supplements and nine months baby I came into the world on March twenty fifth her unusual story making headlines across the globe , the family says they've received mostly positive messages and took the negative ones in stride people online are going to say negative things and at the end of the day a good chunk of them could be teenage kids that are bored and want a reaction so we're certainly not going to allow that kind of negativity to kind of disrupt the light and the joy and the place that we feel right now