Nicole Barattini was diagnosed with a life threatening condition and ended up not being able to have kids unless she was off her life saving medication. Due to the strict anti-surrogacy laws in New York, she felt as if she was at a loss until her best friend stepped up to the plate.
In 2010, Kevin and Nicole Barattini got married and moved to Smithon, New York. Like most couples, they wanted to add a baby to their already strong family unit. Nicole visited with her doctor about how they should go about having a baby and what to do, but her dreams were stopped short.