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I Am a Young Mother

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    Kylie <3

    A year ago today, my daughter was stillborn. It was the scariest day of my life. I didn't think I would ever overcome her loss. I didn't think I could survive her death, especially a year knowing I'd never hear her cry, see her first steps, or anything a mother waits to see. But...
    TeenMommyof4 TeenMommyof4 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 10, 2012

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    Young Mums

    i am a young mum of 0ne child his name is lennon i love him so much my mum helps me a lot she take him out and she rely good with him and she babysit for him when i go out with my friends then they janet she help me a lot i been down latley dont no way just have  am happy...
    kellyx022 kellyx022 22-25 1 Response Apr 23, 2008

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    Mothers Love

    im 19 and have a 9 month old son. i live with my boyfriend of over two years. while our son wasnt planned, i dont like calling him an 'accident'. i love this little boy with everything i have. when i got pregnant, alot of people talked behind my back, saying really nasty things...
    MaxisMom MaxisMom 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2009

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    Mother Of 3; Pregnant

    I had Aaron when I was 18, Emma when I was 20, and Leah when I was 21. Now Aaron is 4, Emma is 2, and Leah is 1.
    marimommy marimommy 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 24, 2011

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    New Mommy!

    Hey! So when I was 13 I got pregnant..and that was a pretty hard experience but I stayed positive and I'm now 14 and my daughter Emery was born December 18th 2010! She is now 1 month old and she iss just amazing! I love her to death she is the most beautiful baby girl EVER! Even...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 17, 2011

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    My Little Bundle Of Fun

    I gave birth to my cheeky darling Kiyomi shortly before my fourteenth birthday she had her first birthday not long ago. Most people asume she is my little sister and considering how I became pregnant and not really wanting to explain to people I just met I do not correct them...
    asunarocks3 asunarocks3 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 7, 2012

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    I am a young mother of two precious little

    girls. I don't feel like the decision to have children young ruined my life, and I wouldn't trade their sweet faces for all the "experiences I'm missing out on." I am blessed to have a wonderful supportive husband who makes such a lovely family possible. Having children young...
    smileysamijo smileysamijo 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 30

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    I Love It.

    I got pregnant with my daughter at 14 she was born on septembr 06,2009. She is now 3 and is so beautiful and amazing. Im now 14weeks preggo wih my 2nd, tho the father isnt in the picture because he isn't man enuf, my daughter and I are super excited abt the coming baby. She says...
    claire16 claire16 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 16, 2012

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    2 Kids Under 2

    Two weeks before my 19th birthday, I had my first baby. My son, Bradie. When he was 10 and a half months old, I got pregnant and when he was 19 months old, I had my second baby. My daughter Cadence. I am only 20 years old and I have 2 kids both under 2 years old. Different dads...
    amandamarie2490 amandamarie2490 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 16, 2010

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    I Will Be 21 :)

    I am almost 21 and I have recently discovered I am carrying a baby due in October. :) I am very excited and any encouragement about how I am going to tell my friends and family would be great! :p
    jakiesieber jakiesieber 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 12, 2012

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    I Am A Young Mommy

    I'm 23-years-old and a mother to a three and two-year-old. My girls are everything to me and I would not change it for anything. Sometimes it is hard being a young mom, especially now that I am in my first year of college, but it is worth it. My older daughter was planned and...
    PinkRhythm428 PinkRhythm428 22-25, F Nov 16, 2012

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    Terrifiying

    Im sharrazz 20, i have a son that 5mth. I got pregnant using conseseption that didn't work, with a guy that wasn't someone i wanted to build a life like this with but it happened, he turned syco best way to put it/ shortest way to put it, so the only logical thing at that point...
    sharrazz sharrazz 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25, 2013

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    Just Me!!

    Hello,       My name is Shirly, I am 20 years old and I have 2 children and 1 on the  way. I  had a horrible life growing  up and I still have struggles to this day. I was 16 when I got pregnant with my first child and i had her when i was 17. I got pregnant with my...
    ShirlyMay22 ShirlyMay22 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6, 2012

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    I Have a Dear Daughter.

    I got preggers when I was in my second semester of sophmore year.  Overwhelmed with where i was heading, I withdrew from school because I couldn't think about anything except the baby inside. Worked thru my pregnancy, I thought people would be surprised at me being...
    Mamabreezy Mamabreezy 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2009

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    My name's Julie; I'm twenty-six years old

    and married. I have a daughter Beth, who is three, and I'm eight months pregnant with my second child.
    WhosTheFunnyGirl WhosTheFunnyGirl 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    My Experience As a Young Mother

    My name is Brittany.  I'm 17 years old and I have a 6-month old baby girl.  I got pregnant when I was 16 years old by my fiance David.  We meant to get pregnant, not having any clue as to what we were actually doing.  We love our daughter to death and she is...
    ProjectBAY ProjectBAY 16-18, F 1 Response Feb 20, 2008

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    In The Life Of Confussion

    I was 18 when i first had my twin girls, couple a months before my birthday. I had been told by doctors i couldn't have children. So finding out that i was pregnant was news that was great but i was scared at same time. I just graduated, I moved in with the twins father thinking...
    Beautifuldisaster0703 Beautifuldisaster0703 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2011

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    Heyy.

    Well my name is Brianna. I'm 17 and i'm the mother of a beautiful 3 year old little girl and the cutest one month old son. I got pregnant when i was 14 by my then boyfriend. He told me that he was to young to be a father and that being a dad at 15 scared him. Well most of my...
    Bri202 Bri202 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16, 2009

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    Tired of People Saying I'm Too Young.

    Personally, I am tired of older women usually ranging from 30s-60s insulting me for my tainted morality on the issue of child birth. Basically, I go into a store, and they attack me with remarks that correlate with my situation of being a young mother. "You're too young to...
    nosanity nosanity 22-25, F 7 Responses Aug 31, 2008

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    Mommy Friends

    Hi! I'm Shannon, I had my first baby a little over 3 months ago. I'm 18 and his father and I are happily married. He's in the military and is getting ready to deploy again. (He was deployed to Afghanistan for my pretty much my entire pregnancy and during the birth of our son...
    airforcewife08 airforcewife08 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 16, 2013

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    One Year Of Motherhood

    I had a baby last year , she will be 1 year old next month. initially it was really exciting and all. Every move she made was an amazing moment for me. First time when i looked at her face i couldn't stop appreciating that little gift god has given me. First time when she cried...
    dtannya dtannya 26-30, F Jul 30, 2013

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    20 Years Young And About To Be A Mother.

    My name is Karma and I'm about to be a young mother. Technically I'm not going to be a teen mother but boy, people are treating me like it. I first found out I was pregnant when I had just moved in with my fiancée Jordan. We loved our new house and our new jobs and everything...
    KarmaRobinson KarmaRobinson 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 12, 2011

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    I Am A Young Mother And Proud Of It

     i fell pregnant with my daughter just b4  turned 18, she is now a beatyful 10 month old and i am curantly pregnant again i will be turning 20 when the baby is due. i am proud to be a young mother and i love my daughter more than anything i dont have any regrets and i...
    halas halas 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2009

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    Evangelia Neve Dawson

    I am a young mother. My name is Vanna, I am not married, and I have a 8 months old daughter named Evangelia Neve Dawson. She has my last name and her father is not even on the birth certificate. I am supporting myself and my daughter, we live in a 3 bedroom condo, and I go to...
    Nessavae Nessavae 16-17 1 Response Aug 17, 2008

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    I Hated Beng Pregnant

    At first , I hated the idea of being pregnat, but who would hve thought I would be a pregnant teenage mum? It was quite depressing at first, but since V-Advance has really helped by giving me work and I'm now working part time thanks to V-Advance for giving me a great reference...
    danielledellilah danielledellilah 18-21 Sep 5, 2010

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    I Love My Son!

    I'm 21 now, and my son Tristan will be two in September. I love him more than anything else in the whole wide world. I'm not with his father, but my boyfriend that I'm with now has been their for us since the beginning, and loves my son as if Tristan were his own. It's a little...
    Smallbirdie Smallbirdie 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 11, 2008

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    Please pardon me if my English is not very good.

    I married at age seventeen, and became pregnant seven months later. My first daughter, Milena, was born when I was nineteen. When Milena was two, I divorced my first husband, due to his infidelity. Surprisingly enough, I married again three years later, and four year later...
    VintageDreams VintageDreams 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    We Were Meant To Live..

    Dreaming about providence and whether not mice and men get second tries.. maybe we were living with our eyes half open. . Maybe we were bent and broken.. we were meant to live for so much more than all of this. . Did you know. .. that it is a privledge in this day and age to be a...
    skylitdetroit skylitdetroit 22-25, F Nov 4, 2013

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    Pregnant Again!

    Hello guys! My names Chelise I have wrote on here before about my son and being young and haveing him. Well I have grown up since then. I no longer call his father names nor do I care what people think about young mothers. Me and his father are geting along better now. I still...
    loveinmyjerbear loveinmyjerbear 16-18, F 2 Responses Feb 26, 2008

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    Hurt!!

    It is something new when you fight for something so hard and it turns so wrong! I tried to get my father to relize that because i was a young mother that it was possible for younger sisters to get pregnant! I tried to get him to get my 14 year old sister on birth controll and...
    ShirlyMay22 ShirlyMay22 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2012

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    Being a Young Mother

    i am a young mother. i got pregnant when i was 15 years old. being 15 and preg was not a very good idea.i thought i was in love with my sons "***** doner" but come to find out he was just a worthless father and a horrible b/f. when i was preg i thought i had everything my b/f my...
    loveinmyjerbear loveinmyjerbear 16-18, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2007

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    Remembering Back When I Was A Young Parent

    I was reading everyones stories and thought back to when I had my children and how I was treated.  I am older now, but had 3 sons, 1st at 16, 2nd at 18 and the last at 25.  I remember hating that everyone would try to make me feel bad, or what they didn't voice I could read in...
    sunflowers09 sunflowers09 31-35 1 Response Nov 4, 2011

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    Hi I'm New!!!

    hi i'm ellasmummy, it all started when i gave birth to a beautiful little girl 3 months ago. im 17 turning 18, nd having a baby has really changed my life. i am a single mother but lookin after my daughter nd makin sure she is safe is the most important thing to me. i have found...
    ellasmummy ellasmummy 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2010

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    Difficult Economy, I Found The Way How To Save Some Money :)

    Hi Ladies. I just wanted to share with you this grate website that I found. We all know that holidays are coming and we need to buy a lot of gifts for our kids. But we don’t want to spend that much money, so www.magickidsusa.com helps me a lot. All these clothing is absolutely...
    Emilia1 Emilia1 18-21 Oct 26, 2012

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    I love my baby boy. I had him

    when I was 19 years old but I feel socially out of the loop because I am so young. I hold a lot of guilt and shame because of my age but I know I'm a good mom
    dakkip23 dakkip23 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    :]

    I'm a young mother..I'm 16 with two beautiful twins who are now 20 months old! They are precious. I love them with all my heart. I'm also pregnant again!! :] 8 weeks pregnant now..and so excited! Don't judge me because of my age.. I'm a much better parent than...
    kitkat09 kitkat09 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 19, 2009

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    I gave birth to my daughter at the beginning of

    my senior year in high school. Crazy to think that was over two years ago! It was quite a challenge to adjust to, but I wouldn't give any of it up for anything. Her father and I were together for four years, until he ended it abruptly just months after our baby girl was born...
    heybby heybby 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    Started Young But Stayed Strong!! :)

    Ok where to start.. i moved outta home wen i was 13 had a huge fight wiv my dads girlfriend so my sister who was 15 took me away. Couldnt live wit my mum coz we didnt get along either she was to wrapped up in her life of drugs nd crime nd i never liked...
    dikoda04 dikoda04 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 9, 2009

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    Young Mother!

    Even though I am still 17 I really don't think of myself as a Teen Mom anymore because I'm really not a Teenager anymore and I haven't been for a long time. I'm soon to be 18 and my boyfriend is 18. We had our children at 16 and they are now 18 months old. We have our own place...
    Ameliosgirl Ameliosgirl 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 30, 2011

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    Young Furrie Mommie

    Hi, I like to go by MommaSquirrel I am 20 years old and 6 months pregnant with my first baby. I currently live in Norther Colorado with my soul mate who is also a furrie (hes a skunk) and our co-worker roommates. We all work together making concrete yard art and miniature...
    MommaSquirrel MommaSquirrel 18-21 Nov 9, 2012

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    Young Mother.

    i was 14 when i found out i was pregnant, i was really upset but happy, i was think about will my life be over because i have a baby, will all my friends still talk to me, will i still be able to go to school, well guess what iv thought wrong, my friends and family have been here...
    laurenbraniff laurenbraniff 13-15 4 Responses Sep 11, 2012

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    Mother Hood

    i m 23  years old single mother i have 3 children 2girls there 1 and 2 years old and an a 10month old son when ever i tell my children ages someone always has a smart  to say as if life isn't already hard enough my daughters father walked out when the cryin and the...
    kyky03 kyky03 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 11, 2010

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