- Julie Loving had already gone through menopause after having her two kids
- When she saw her child Breanna Lockwood struggling to conceive, Julie stepped in
- She was fit, healthy and absolutely ready for the challenge
- The 51-year-old carried her grandchild to term and delivered the little angel through C-section
A 51-year-old woman has given her daughter the best gift known to man after giving birth to her first grandchild.
Julie Loving, who served as a surrogate for her daughter and son-in-law, delivered the baby through C-section on November 2, 2020.
The US grandmother’s delivery was termed as difficult and almost miraculous by her child Breanna Lockwood.
Breanna and her husband had difficulty when it came to conceiving and their mother stepped in without flinching and carried the pregnancy to term successfully.
“My mom was an absolute rockstar throughout the difficult delivery. The sacrifices she took to bring this little slice of heaven into our world takes my breath away,” Julie’s daughter said.
Dailymail reported the 51-year-old was already menopausal but felt up to the challenge when the opportunity to help presented itself.
Breanna and Aron had been together for four years and during the whole period, the couple tried to get a child.
The odds were never stacked in their favour and they were always met with disappointment.
The new mum went through surgery, egg extraction and even suffered an ectopic pregnancy during her quest for motherhood.
In other related news, YEN.com.gh shared the story of a Texas grandma who gave birth to her grandchild.
Tracey Thompson chipped in to help her 32-year-old daughter, Kelly, get a baby of her own after several efforts failed to bear fruit.
“I was heartbroken when I saw my poor Kelly suffer three consecutive miscarriages. Doctors couldn’t understand what was going on. I had to do something about it,” she said.
When doctors indicated that the only option left was for Kelly to have a surrogate, Tracey quickly offered to carry the baby for her daughter.
So a private sit-down was held to deliberate on the weighty matter as the family strived to find an amicable solution to Kelly’s desperate quest to bring a baby into her young family.