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I Am An Expecting Mother

For all women who are going through this beautiful Journey of life... 30 People

    A Gift For a Lifetime....

    I can always remember fantasizing about what it would be like to be a mother. I would stuff pillows sometimes just to see how I would look....lol, I would envision the special things I would do with this little version of myself when the time came. I would admire women's tummies...
    Journie Journie 22-25, F Apr 18, 2008

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    My Last Baby!

    I am  a 28 year old proud Mommy of two beautiful boys. Xavier is 4 and Landyn is 3. I have been married for 5 wonderful years to my husband and 2 years ago we decided that we wanted one more child to complete our family... It took a while but we stopped trying and here we...
    PROUDMAMMA3 PROUDMAMMA3 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 12, 2009

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    Sooner Than Expected

    Looking at my life, no one would believe that I had a plan. I had goals that I wanted to achieve, and a time frame for when I wanted to achieve them. But I always got so much Resistance from people. It seemed like if I told a person about something I wanted to achieve, they...
    onegirl onegirl 19-21, F 2 Responses Nov 17, 2009

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    Hayden

    I am Hayden, I am 18 and a teen mother. Full time college student studying to help other teen mothers, I am counseling and being support for the many teen mothers who do not have any support. I studied child development, pregnancy, and problems in pregnancy, birth, and the first...
    smithhayden smithhayden 18-21, F Mar 4, 2013

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    Greetings everyone, i am new member here. i found this while i was looking for some answers about how to handle my narcissistic mother. Could please help me and give advice for...
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    Hello everyone. I never wanted to resort to this, but I feel I am out of other options. Let me start from the beginning. When my mother, Dee, was 9, her father was shot in the head...
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    I hate the woman... I hate the woman who calls herself my Mother, but is a farce... She killed my Mother and robbed her of her child...and me of my Mother... She has several...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I grew up, like most of you, not knowing that my "normal" was not normal. I was really raised by my grandmother, who taught me what real love and affection was. She died when I...
    languedocienne languedocienne 26-30, F Jan 13

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    My relationship with my mother was never, and continues to be, in good standing. She's never been the easiest person to talk to and quite frankly I do my best to keep my personal...
    D14ee D14ee 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 15

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    this is something I had to go through in my life.. I have a family , mother and siblings but no father , he died many years ago.. my relationship with them is really bad , I hate...
    shorok shorok 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    She manipulates me, makes me feel guilty when I am not guilty, she says everything I do is disgusting, she looks at me with disgust, she talks crap about me and twists stories to...
    hollyissad hollyissad 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    Both my mother and grandmother, who's now deceased, bullied me around until I left the family for good. I decided not to have toxic people in my life because life is much too...
    AggiePride15 AggiePride15 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I didn't know who I am. I was nine years pld and my mother had left me because of my father. My mother was easily irritated, and she needed every hair in place. To say, I really...
    ThatsLife4Tomboys ThatsLife4Tomboys 16-17, F Jan 8

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    I was applying for college summer schools. I had managed to get into Stanford for a course in Physics, something which was a very big deal for me and I was super excited. The day I...
    NebulaNix NebulaNix 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    I have 3 step kids and one of my own. I am writing to get stuff off my chest so please keep your negative comments to yourselves. You see I am battling one of the hardest things i...
    Distressedwife33 Distressedwife33 22-25 16 hrs ago

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    I haven't written anything in the past few months but today is the last day before we start a new year. Let's see...it's been more than a year and seven months since I moved into...
    destinii3 destinii3 31-35, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I have a step daughter my husband had an affair and she is the result. I forgave him and was fine with it as long as she stayed with her mother. In her final year of school she...
    Mish686 Mish686 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 7

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    My mother angers me. She's almost impossible for me to talk to. Most everything I say "is a lie." If you can't speak quickly and straight to her, you're "making up a story." She'll...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Jan 15

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    As a kid, my mother was very absent. After her and my father separated when I was four, I saw her very little throughout the years. At the age of 10, I saw my mother the last time...
    Erealia Erealia 18-21, F Jan 20

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    My step grandfather abused me until I turned 18. My mother (I refuse to user the term Mum, for that indicates a person who is loving and caring) knew what he was like, but chose to...
    Fuzzball1 Fuzzball1 56-60, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Hi everyone, I'm so blessed to have found this website and support group for this subject! I suffered from major anxiety this year as a junior in college, I had to leave school and...
    halessss halessss 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I am a mother and I love being a mother. I actually was crying the other day about my son going to school.....he is one! Yeah, I just can't handle the thought of those babies...
    snowbabe3 snowbabe3 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    Before the divorce between my parents, my mother and I were really, really close. We were each other's best friends. She is the most important person in my life. After the divorce...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    I saw a facebook status today; a girl complaining about those who say "horrible" things about their own mothers, and disrespectful it is... Though this was just an idiotic, naive...
    urlaame urlaame 18-21, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    Recent events demand a new perspective to my experience with my mil. Everything we lived through with her somehow settled into familiar reactions from her, but with our changed...
    stellera stellera 51-55, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    This is the child your caste system took from my parents...over genocide...this is the child that grew up wondering how she'd fend for herself because of YOUR secrets and YOUR All...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    Some of My friends don't understand me. For good reason. I have been honest about how hard it's been. One of my really good friends is no longer in my life by my choosing. She had...
    tlee5001 tlee5001 22-25, F Jan 1

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    Well, I have issues with BOTH of my Mother In Laws. I like one just a little more than the other, but besides that 2 Mother Inlaws are just double the trouble. I have two because...
    galaxygurl galaxygurl 26-30, F Jan 3

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    It's taken 30 years but I finally am able to pinpoint a major cause of tension between my my mother and myself. I always thought other mothers behaved similarly, so I dismissed a...
    oldestdtr oldestdtr 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I don't have sweet mother..so i always wonder i wish i had a sweet mother like treat me as a treasure.. i often want to chat with..not sometimes. and if i find you pretend to be a...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    My mother had me out of wedlock back in the 50's when it was disgraceful to do such a thing. She really thought my father would marry her but he did not. I was sent to live with my...
    jcountygirl jcountygirl 51-55, F Jan 20

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    My Mum has always hated me. She couldn't wait to throw me into hospital when I was a child and when I was starting to feel better, she would put me into a rehabilitation home. My...
    Fuzzball1 Fuzzball1 56-60, F a week ago

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    I love my mother very much even though we hardly get along. In fact it gets very volatile at times, but i admire her strength and her ability to endure. She is the reason...
    thejase thejase 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    ahc201 ahc201 18-21, F Jan 3

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    charbaby801 charbaby801 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    catherinesingh15 catherinesingh15 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    averydaviss averydaviss 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I wish it wasn't true. I wish I didn't hate my mother but its the truth. She makes me very uncomfortable. I feel like I can never be myself around her. I cant be fun wild eccentric...
    onetouchpop onetouchpop 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 18

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    I finaly moved out my mother to my grandmas and its been a year . She asked me multiple times for me to move back but I said no. We have gotten into so many arguements which I stop...
    Clarissahun Clarissahun 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    Great article, "How to repair the toxic legacy of a bad Mother." http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2155524/How-repair-toxic-legacy-bad-mother.html
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    We are just too much alike. My mothers' and I relationship has been pretty rocky over the last 5 years. I've disappointed her many times. Caused her a great deal of stress and in...
    AfraidOfMyOwnMind AfraidOfMyOwnMind 16-17, F Jan 20