Portia De Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres have already said that they do not want any children together, but according to the latest gossip, Portia has changed her mind. After reportedly checking into a treatment facility for an alleged drug and alcohol addiction issue, Portia is said to be keen on starting the next chapter in their lives together.
“All Portia can talk about is beginning a new chapter in their lives and starting a family,” a friend of the couple tells the magazine.
And though DeGeneres, 56, isn’t as nearly as eager to expand their brood, the star is “going along with it because she’s desperate,” the friend explains.
InTouch also alleges that de Rossi, 41, has consulted the Center for Surrogate Parenting in Encino, Calif., to discuss the couple’s options. On their website, the agency claims to be “dedicated to helping couples achieve their dream of become parents, regardless of sexual orientation.”
“Every couple is special and we make no distinction between heterosexual couples and gay couples,” the center insists. And while the Center for Surrogate Parenting says the process can cost about $60,000, the cost is just a drop in the bucket for the millionaire Ellen host.
According to InTouch, de Rossi created a video to coax her wife of eight years into her grand plan. “Portia made a video montage of Ellen with kids she’s interviewed over the years . . . It really choked Ellen up,” the insider says. “Portia hugged her, whispering ‘You’d be the best mother ever.’”
“She thinks a child will bond her and Ellen forever.”
Let’s hope that if they are struggling as much as it has been rumored, that they aren’t actually adding a child into the mix….
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