Kim Brown talks with three lesbian mothers, Betty, Cheryl, and Joann, and Gardener, her five-week-old baby. The panel have children from artificial insemination, and they talk about how they found donors, getting pregnant, what it was like being pregnant within and outside of the lesbian community, alternatives they have found to the nuclear family, the problems and joys of motherhood from this different perspective, and legal questions they have to deal with. This is an episode of "Women's Saturday magazine" hosted by Kim Brown. Intros and outros with pre-recorded song "Baby-Rocking Medley" by Rosalie Sorrels. Produced by Kim Brown and Janet Cuddihy; engineered by Jean Robertson; with technical assistance from Karla Tonella.
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