Meantime, they have a son who loves elephants and bright colors and things that make noise. He sleeps through the night and tries to pull himself to a standing position. “I love hanging out with him,” Michael says. “That cute little smile and laugh.”
“We can have everything go wrong in our day, and she’s ok just going with the punches,” Nick said. “She’s funny – she’ll make me laugh like no other. And she’s a kid at heart, who still likes to play and have fun.”“He makes me smile, and never, ever makes me doubt anything about myself," said Erica.
“We talked about kids as more of a dream…like what we would do if we had a daughter,” Kim says. They tried, doing at-home inseminations with sperm from the friend of a friend, for six months, with no success. “Then we kind of fizzled out,” Kate says.
Whether in a relationship, forever single, or ready to throw your ex out the window, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Feb. 14 that don’t involve navigating crowded restaurants, buying fancy presents, or sitting at home alone.