I Am a Teen Mom

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 2,460 People

    I am 18 and I have a kid.

    ...my boyfriend left me when I told him I was prego......I am raising our kid on my own and it is really hard....but my family is helping me...I love them sooo much!!!
    CountryPayton CountryPayton
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Mar 30, 2014

    I really need someone to talk to.

    Perhaps another teen mom?
    MorganMomma MorganMomma
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 12, 2016

    15, Alone, & Pregnant...

    When I was 15, I got pregnant. It was the first time I had sex, just my luck. I cant say that I regret getting pregnant, because I will never say that my child is a mistake. I love her with all my heart, but it was hard. When my parents found out about it, I was kicked out of the...
    hellontheheart hellontheheart
    18-21, F
    25 Responses Apr 11, 2012

    Note to self do not lay your rolling baby on

    his tummy on the couch. We have a lot of small children around though so I usually lay him on the couch stead the floor. Luckily I was sitting right next to him
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    Dec 5, 2015

    Lol Just Something I Find Funny. :d

    A woman takes a lover home during the day, while her husband is at work. Unbeknownst to her, her 9 year old son was hiding in the closet. Her husband comes home unexpectedly, so she puts the lover in the closet with the little boy. The little boy says, "Dark in here." The man...
    MissJessicurr MissJessicurr
    18-21, F
    15 Responses Mar 8, 2011

    Aubree Mae & Azalea Grace are going to be big

    sisters! My OH and I found out after we were expecting a baby. I'm currently 4 months pregnant. We are actually hoping for a boy this time around, I would love to finally have my little Sawyer (OH likes the name Ryker) but I wouldn't mind another princess either, our next girl...
    aubreemaesmomma aubreemaesmomma
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 2, 2015

    My name is Bri and I just turned 18.

    My boyfriend Kevin and I are expecting our first baby, due on January 17, I am 36 weeks. I am beyond excited and truly ready to meet this little blessing. I really would like a mom or mom to be friend, just someone to talk to who can relate. So comment or message me!! :)
    briannajaye briannajaye
    18-21, F
    Dec 23, 2015

    in grade 10, I had just turned 15,

    I got pregnant. I decided to keep the baby, my parents backed me up 100% and I stayed in school, I had my beautiful 8.8 pound baby girl a month after I turned 16. I took a couple months off school to spent time with her. Then, I got day care set up & went back to my senior year...
    abrewerr abrewerr
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 4, 2016

    My twin girls turn one today.

    They're getting too old already.
    BrookeSandhurst BrookeSandhurst
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Dec 20, 2015

    I am 19 and my two boys are 4 years old

    and 1.5 years old :) I am engaged to their daddy & we have been together over 5 years. If you want to talk or anything, feel free to message me!
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 14, 2015

    Becoming a teen mom doesn't mean

    that is the end your life as some people seem to think. Can you still go to school? Yes many school systems have support for teen parents. Can you still go to college? Most colleges have family housing and daycare for parents. Don't let being a teen parent let you not...
    southernlady32 southernlady32
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 23, 2015

    Hi I'm raven. I'm 16

    and I just want to share my teen mom story and where I am now and to let others know they are not alone. So it all started when I was 14 years old. I was staying at my moms house my parents are divorced so I always went to her place on weekends. She always let me do what I...
    MommyToBayleaha MommyToBayleaha
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 26, 2015

    Pregnant At Sixteen.

    Teenage girls that get pregnant might as well walk around branded as a who re, immature, irresponsible, and incapable of being as good of a Mother as adult women. I know not all people think this way- but the vast majority look at us, and see something that they, and society, are...
    Karley Karley
    18-21, F
    44 Responses Sep 1, 2008
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Nov 4, 2015

    Hey guys I'm, new here,

    however I just want to share my story with you guys. I had my first child at 12. It was probably one of the most significant moments of my life. I went through a lot because people ridiculed me for being so young however I made it through that.Fast forward some years and my...
    12Andpregnant1 12Andpregnant1
    36-40, F
    Jan 7, 2016
    parisgrace2016 parisgrace2016
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 29, 2016

    I'm actually a pre-teen mom.

    I had boy/girl twins when I was just 12 years old. They say I'm the youngest recorded mother in my state. They were the result of a rape, which I will share in full later. I love them so much! They are now 2 years old and getting bigger by the day!
    heavenlygurl heavenlygurl
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Jul 31, 2015
    ghage21 ghage21
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 10, 2016

    Meet Beckham: now weighs 8.

    25 lbs. and is one handsome baby. He loves to be awake and look around with his big blue eyes almost as much as he loves to breastfeed and sleep cuddled up on mommy's chest or in daddy's arms. He is a very happy baby and rarely cries. He makes breastfeeding a breeze and loves...
    BayleeTeenMom BayleeTeenMom
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 24, 2014

    My boyfriend Michael

    and I decided to make the choice to have sex....I must say after about a month of doing so I got pregnant. I'm 18, so not very young, but I still have plans! Yes I know we chose to have sex so we chose to have a baby, but It's not that simple. But as complicated as it is Michael...
    Mrsheinisch Mrsheinisch
    18-21, F
    Feb 29, 2016

    Yes I'm a mom and I'm 15 to some people I'm

    already a terrible person for having a baby at 14 but I want to clear up the fact I ONLY BEEN WITH ONE GUY!! Because a lot of people think that I was sleeping around and that I wanted to get pregnant and that my daughter Alison was a complete accident that I decide to be...
    mynameisjoy mynameisjoy
    16-17, F
    15 Responses Dec 15, 2015

    Audrey is almost a year old now,

    and she's finally crawling and blabbering a lot haha. The doctor said she's perfectly healthy, which is fantastic news. I'm 14 weeks pregnant also, and I'm trying to plan stuff for the wedding, that's all pretty stressful, but it could be a lot worse. My fiancé said he...
    treya15 treya15
    18-21, F
    Nov 2, 2015

    4 months till graduation I'm

    so happy I'm almost done with high school it was the worst and best experience ever. Worse because I got pregnant the summer before sophomore year had a lot of issues with my sons father. Best the 4 years of high school has made me stronger and i feel like I can do anything as...
    Loving1234 Loving1234
    18-21, F
    Jan 18, 2016

    Hey guys haven't posted

    since July but my daughter was born 4 weeks early but very healthy on August 19th, 2015. We named her Aubrella Emily Anders. She goes by Ella a lot though. She's so big now and has the longest fluffy-ist brown hair ever. Thanks for those few mails I got asking if she was here...
    CallieMarie CallieMarie
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 22, 2016

    Today i was in the street walking with my babes

    in their stroller. And a woman look at me and told me : That's what happen when you are a ****. So i responded im not a ****. those babies save my life. And if i am regnant now again it was not wanted. But it happens. And i don't think that **** would go to church every sunday...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Oct 7, 2014


    I got pregnant when i was 14, & had my first child, a girl(: right after i turned fifteen. & i had my son when i was 17. I got pregnant young.. It surprised me, I had the whole, "It wont happen to me" mentality, but it did. Teen Mom & 16 & Pregnant exaggerate the whole thing...
    babylove13 babylove13
    18-21, F
    21 Responses May 5, 2012

    Late night hospital trip last night.

    . Woke up around 3 in extreme pain and couldn't sleep, sharp pains going through my stomach and back horribly. I totally just felt like I could die. Got checked out and everything was okay with the baby and I, lots of contractions though. Going to the doctor later on today to see...
    briannajaye briannajaye
    18-21, F
    Dec 26, 2015

    I feel like such a cliche,

    dysfunctional family, looking for love in all the wrong places bla bla bla. I had my daughter when I was 15, I'd had an abortion once before that and regretted it. My boyfriend at the time was 20 and to this day I'm still a little surprised he never got in trouble for statutory...
    downbythebay94 downbythebay94
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jun 10, 2014

    I was a mother before I was a mom.

    It was in 2007, I was 13 years old and my best friend Joshua was about to become a dad. He was 15 years old and I was so scared but also super excited for him. His girlfriend who we will call Sarah asked me to be in the waiting room so I could be one of the first people to...
    CarolineBrooks CarolineBrooks
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Mar 8, 2016

    I am so tired of having people judge teen

    parents. TIRED OF IT! Just because you're grown, it does not mean that you will be a "great parent". An adult parent could just as well loose their job, divorce, etc. Being a great parent does not come with a certain age, my parents were 17 when they had me and honestly they've...
    SefysMommy SefysMommy
    18-21, F
    Apr 20, 2015

    Hi I'm Rebekah and I'm a teen mom I'm 15

    now when I was 13 I got pregnant with my son Nathan and had him when I was 14 the father was a high school senior that just wanted to get in my pants..but he did step up to become a father even though we do not date each other he still is a great father. when I told my parents...
    suchAfaek suchAfaek
    18-21, F
    9 Responses Jun 2, 2015

    hay I'm new here. I'm 15

    and have a 3 month old daughter. She's my world and I'm here if anyone needs someone to talk to.
    YoungMommy15 YoungMommy15
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Feb 24, 2016

    Hiii everyone, I wanted to post

    since I found out about this group and about EP from google (lol) and wanted to share my story. I'm a teen mom. I'm 18 years old, and I have a 10 month old son, Diego. I'm also five months pregnant with baby #2!! Both times were unplanned, but my boyfriend and I have always...
    Miriam97 Miriam97
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 30, 2016

    Hi everyone I'm new on here I seriously need

    support from people like me. I have a 2 week old son and going through down issues. I don't know who to turn to and wish someone understood I'm 17 I'll be 18 on 4 days. Me and the dad split ways shortly after he was born now I feel stuck I love my son but I'm battling depression...
    Greyson03 Greyson03
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 13, 2016
    suchAfaek suchAfaek
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 20, 2015

    Hi everyone! My name is Sarah

    and I am 16 years old. I had my daughter Lillian Serena on June 8, 2015 at 8:24 PM when I was 15 years old. She was 8 lbs 3 oz and was 20 inches long. I am not with her father but he comes to visit her once a week. I love her so much and never wanted to have a child of my own. I...
    stormy24601 stormy24601
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 21, 2015

    I don't really know who to turn to,

    so I'm just looking for some support and advice on here from anyone who is willing to help me. I'm 15 and my boyfriend is 17. We've been together for 4 months. A couple days ago I discovered that I am pregnant and we only had sex once. That was about 2 and a half months ago. I...
    MorganMomma MorganMomma
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 12, 2016

    I'm married & it's a girl!

    My husband & I got married on December 10th 2015 and I found out I am having a girl. My third daughter! Can't wait to meet you Avalyn Marie!
    aubreemaesmomma aubreemaesmomma
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 16, 2016

    Hello everyone! I'm a teen-solo-mom at the age

    of 18(got pregnant at 17) My son is almost 2 years old now and he is my everything and I'm so happy that I'm his momma. It feels like I don't need a partner in life, just my baby boy. Still single now, cause I didn't had time to date as I was so focus on my child. If you ever...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 28, 2015

    I was a teen mom at 13.

    I had a boyfriend and we were stupid in having unprotected sex because I ended up with biracial twin boys. I have raised them to be great young adults. I do not and never will regret the experience in having sex with a black man. It was fantastic. It was very hard for me at...
    birthdaypartyforme birthdaypartyforme
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2014

    Hey guys :D I'm Erica,

    I'm currently 16 and I have a baby boy named Dolton trey, I've always been judged for being a teen mom, my parents kicked me out when they found out, my boyfriend said he doesn't wanna keep to baby, but I did. I'm currently still in school as an honor student, and I think I'm...
    Ericafaith Ericafaith
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 4, 2015

    i am 26 and have a 12 year old daughter.

    ... you do the math. i personally find it hard to give proper advice in this situation. use protection it will ruin your live isnt exactly a thing i can tell her, neither do i want her to follow her mum in that aspect. why does life have to be so complicated at times
    MistyPinkk MistyPinkk
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Sep 10, 2015

    Guys it's official, the stork is coming this

    weekend! I'm so excited. Any ideas for what I should name it?
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Feb 18, 2016

    My name is Athena. I'm 17 (almost 18).

    I have a 4 year old daughter. Her name is Annabeth Nicole. She is my pride & Joy!! And I'm pregnant with my second! It going to be a girl! Due date is April 17!! Still picking out a name, debating between Anita Jane and Anastasia Grace
    Athena1998 Athena1998
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2015

    I haven't wrote a story in a while

    so I thought I'd just do a little update. My daughter gets more and more beautiful everyday now and she's growing so fast. She just figured out how to roll herself over and she's growing in here first teeth! She likes sticking her tongue out too :) I've got a great guy in my...
    abbylynn98 abbylynn98
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 17, 2014
    xkaylakay xkaylakay
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 30, 2015

    19 And Five Kids...

    I don't know if I'm welcome here, I'm out of high school. My story is long and I hope someone reads it all. When I was 16 I thought I was in love and I wasn't. We had unprotected sex thinking nothing would happen, but I got pregnant after the first time. My little girl Cassidy...
    singlemommyto5 singlemommyto5
    18-21, F
    22 Responses Jun 19, 2012

    What to do if your kid's tooth get "knocked out"

    but still not broken into pieces? -- It is important to get to the dentist ASAP. 1) Handle the tooth carefully. Try not to touch the root (the part of the tooth that was under the gum). It can be damaged easily. 2) If the tooth is dirty, hold it by the upper part (the crown...
    redDya91 redDya91
    26-30, F
    Mar 17, 2016

    I love this group with other teen moms :) I'm 17

    and have 7 month old twin girls called Faith and Dakota
    BrookeSandhurst BrookeSandhurst
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 5, 2015

    It really just amazes me how cruel people can

    be towards teen mother's.. **** happens, I used protection and still got pregnant. I mean really, some teen mother's take care of their kids better then some adults do.
    taylorpaige95 taylorpaige95
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Dec 3, 2014


    English is not my strongest language so bear with my poor use of English please ><I believe that people have different stories of their own and this is my own life story. I am currently 16 years old , reaching 17 in about a month or so , yes , and I already have a son that's...
    yiyib yiyib
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Dec 15, 2012

    I wish i had a teen parent

    for a friend n thet had a baby close to my daughters age😩 gets lonely, my daughter is really not a baby any more shes a toddler😲 shes getting close to potty training age, im happy to haveher grow n learn n do new things but i miss her drinkin from a bottle n all the baby...
    theresajanelle theresajanelle
    18-21, F
    Dec 15, 2015

    I'm 13 and my bf is 16 😔ik shesh my parents

    don't know his age our families have met each other he gave me hickies after that I was told we couldn't date but now I find out I'm pregnant I don't want to tell my parents they will hate me me and my bf are hella happy we are buying stuff he got a job we planning he is excited...
    DN4L DN4L
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2016

    No, I'm not a teen mom yet,

    but I'm pregnant at 13. And before you jump to conclusions and are rude to me, why don't you think of your own mistakes. So here's my story: I was at a camp over fall break and I met this boy who was 15. We both fell in love and did it in the girl's bathroom. A couple days later...
    summerjohnes summerjohnes
    16-17, F
    8 Responses May 26, 2015

    My boyfriend and I found out Sunday

    that we are going to be parents come november. Hard to believe thats going to happened. We have the support of our families and our church community but its still overwhelming. Its not like we haven't been together for 2 years. We were already engaged and love each other...
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    30 Responses Apr 17, 2015

    Hello everyone, My name is Olivia,

    I'm in my final year of school in Australia. Disclaimer: I'm not pregnant,firstly I want to say all of you girls I wish the best for, I think you're all amazing young women I hope you receive all the support in the world and a lovely years ahead with gorgeous children. I'm here...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 13, 2016

    Help. Confused And Lonley

    I found out I was pregnant yesterday and im 17 years old I'm only one month in. My boyfriend who I have been with is 19 and is doing an apprenticeship. He wants me to have an abortion and I'm strongly against that. He said he will leave me if I don't, it's either him or the baby...
    Crystal37 Crystal37
    18-21, F
    47 Responses Nov 15, 2012
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