Friendship as the foundation of surrogacy 
A surrogate pregnancy between friends is unusual, but for Diane Kieras-Ciolkos and Meghan Hukowicz, it’s an extension of the bond they’ve shared since childhood.
(MATTHEW CAVANAUGH FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE)

Friendship as the foundation of surrogacy

A surrogate pregnancy between friends is unusual, but for Diane Kieras-Ciolkos and Meghan Hukowicz, it’s an extension of the bond they’ve shared since childhood.

(MATTHEW CAVANAUGH FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE)

Connected, powerful 21st-century moms 
Using the strength of their online networks, moms today communicate far beyond the backyard fence and at lightning-fast speed. And that means their influence is nothing to trifle with.
(ILLUSTRATION BY KALI CIESEMIER)

Connected, powerful 21st-century moms

Using the strength of their online networks, moms today communicate far beyond the backyard fence and at lightning-fast speed. And that means their influence is nothing to trifle with.

(ILLUSTRATION BY KALI CIESEMIER)

Mother of twins chronicles terror, joy of first three years 
Jane Roper was thrilled when she found she was pregnant in 2006, but that delight became tinged with “terror” when she learned she was carrying twins.
(ESSDRAS M SUAREZ/ GLOBE STAFF)

Mother of twins chronicles terror, joy of first three years

Jane Roper was thrilled when she found she was pregnant in 2006, but that delight became tinged with “terror” when she learned she was carrying twins.

(ESSDRAS M SUAREZ/ GLOBE STAFF)

Has attachment parenting gone too far? 
- Time magazine’s latest cover has caused quite a buzz by featuring a mother breastfeeding her 3-year-old son and posing the question, “are you mom enough?”

Has attachment parenting gone too far?

- Time magazine’s latest cover has caused quite a buzz by featuring a mother breastfeeding her 3-year-old son and posing the question, “are you mom enough?