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I Gave A Baby Up For Adoption

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    Hardest Thing I Ever Did...

    Jan 29 1997....i made the decision to give my baby-girl up for adoption..it was hard but in the same token it was a good decision...already having a son with autism..i knew i wouldnt be ablt to take care of her the way she should have been takin care of...the adoption is open...
    happygirl33 happygirl33 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 6, 2011

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    My Poem About Giving My Daughter Up For Adoption

    Memories of an angel sent from God in heaven A baby born so precious and so small Born to a young mother, just a child herself Who made the choice to sacrifice it all She didn’t have any money, the Daddy was long gone Knew she couldn’t raise a baby solely on her own So she...
    beautytakesatoll beautytakesatoll 18-21, F 6 Responses May 4, 2011

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    Thank You

    I want to thank all the mothers out there who decided to do this. I am adopted and I have a wonderful life and would not want it any other way. Thank you from someone who is
    jalfwit jalfwit 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 10, 2011

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    I'm sorry I have no experience giving up a child

    but I would like to write n be a pen pal to offer support for someone who needs someone to talk to about their feelings. Especially a young mother. I am a mom and became a mom at 19.
    dewife2005 dewife2005 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 10, 2014

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    I Also Gave A Baby Up For Adoption Because It Was The Right Thing To Do

    It was about 26 years ago, and I was young in my 20's.  I already had two little ones, going through a divorice and was going to school.  I did not talk about it much to my parents because I new they would talk me out it.  When not knowing what to do and I did some deep soul...
    conniegang conniegang 51-55 Jan 12, 2011

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    It Wasn't Really My Choice

    I was 21 when social services pressured me into giving my baby up for adoption. I was in a sheltered housing flat and social services had stayed in touch with me throughout the years as I was an abused child (although I was never take into care) and had an Aspergers diagnosis...
    sarahd1988 sarahd1988 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2011

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    Adoption Is Love

    A year ago, I was pregnant with a baby boy with a long term boyfriend. I was a sophomore in college at the time. I wanted to keep him but I knew I couldn't give him the proper life I wanted him to have so I decided for adoption. My baby Keelan is now with a loving couple who...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses May 28, 2013

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    I Gave Up A Little Boy.

    I got pregnant when I was 16. It was one of the hardest experiences of my life. I live in a very small very christian town and I was looked down upon and ridiculed at first. I had people telling me I should get an abortion or just get rid of it. Others who told me I might as well...
    lml369 lml369 22-25, F 6 Responses Aug 31, 2012

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    A Child Having A Child

    I was 14 when I had my first child, I prefer not to go into all the circumstances  surrounding this time of my life etc.........I know I should have but I didn't tell my husband before we married that I had given my son up for adoption, when I did tell him, he just use to throw...
    zynthia zynthia 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I thinking about doing adoption I 3 months along and the baby dad live in another state so I feel like right thing to do. now I need find a family
    maggietyler maggietyler 22-25, F a week ago

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    I am 18 and terrified of growing up.my mom would not understand if I told her. I am totally blind and she thinks that is why I stay in my room all the time. What she does not know...
    jimenez230 jimenez230 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm miserable. I crave the love of a family so bad it hurts.
    RelentlesslyPassionate RelentlesslyPassionate 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    My birth Mum had 2 boys then had me and gave me up for adoption at birth cos apparently I wasn't a boy and my gran hated girls!! 18 years later I found her with another daughter...
    madlisatom madlisatom 41-45, F Apr 20

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    hey everyone..... im kinda new to this... but here goes nothing... im 27 about to turn 28 next months and will be my 3rd year to try and find somone to have a baby for me... and it...
    661cali27 661cali27 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    Want to have a baby but I'm too old for that ...is 40 too old to have another baby
    irahc irahc 36-40, F 6 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    My brother who raped me is supposed to get out of jail a little after my baby girl is born....... And i am afraid he will do something to my baby....... Help and support me please...
    OceanMaster3489 OceanMaster3489 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    I'm a birth mother in an open adoption that occurred almost a year ago now. When I got pregnant, I was very recently out of an abusive relationship and high more often then not...
    KandiKS KandiKS 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Well after lots of prayer, weighing our options and talking finances, I think we're settled on adopting. The money it would cost for a reversal would more than cover an adoption...
    TheLittleMrs TheLittleMrs 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 20

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    Camille I need one last chance for us together i will prove to you every thing and prove how i was honest with everything about us and our relationship kids family I need last...
    Lilyalexandergia Lilyalexandergia 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    Never once in my life did I ever think I would be experiencing pain like this. A year and a month ago I met my bf online. When I first met him I didn't really want to talk to him...
    brokenhearted0328 brokenhearted0328 18-21, F Apr 23

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    I was forced to give up my dog to save my marriage and the health of our upcoming baby. I never thought I had to give my dog. I imagined him as part of the family. I got my dog...
    yearofthedog2006 yearofthedog2006 26-30, M Apr 15

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    Early this morning I awoke in a sudden panic when I realized my baby chick was no longer in the blanket I had wrapped him up in last night. In a mere second I had realized, without...
    truthinwings truthinwings 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    this weekend we babysitted my niece friday while I was at work my sister called and ask if we could babysit her 6 year old daughter this weekend while she and her husbund was on...
    Morten777 Morten777 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Oh baby! Everybody loves a good baby shower game. Baby shower food, however, is frequently lacking the same zest, especially when it comes to the entrées. For a molto benne meal...
    deepakrajput deepakrajput 22-25, M Apr 13

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    I was adopted so you could imagine myself wanting to adopted. More so the reason being is I was adopted and have seen the positive effects of others adopting for their own reasons...
    DML2451 DML2451 22-25, M Apr 21

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    I want another baby so baby. I am sick of seeing other woman pregnant half of them have different baby daddies or don't know who the daddy is. Some don't even want the baby. I am...
    NorthCarolinaNC NorthCarolinaNC 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    This is a list of baby names if I decide to have a baby(s) one day: If a Baby girl Tia Chloe JoJo Denise Tamara Jameela Cleo London Aliyah Alisha If a Baby Boy...
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I don't know why, but recently I want a baby so very bad. Unfortunately, it isn't a good time for my hubby and I. We are both at a bad place mentally and we need to stabilize our...
    BrokenWander BrokenWander 22-25, F Apr 20

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    I have been eating baby powder for about 3 months. Three months ago I found myself having cravings for chalk powder, so I decided to try baby powder. I know it's weird but I can...
    scissorovacomb scissorovacomb 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 23

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    Hey hey everyone . My name is kitty I am an adult baby girl or you could say a kitten.i ware kitty ears and tutus and I act like. 5 your old I like to be put in pull-ups if it...
    yourlittlekitten yourlittlekitten 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    It seems as of lately it's a touch and go subject for me at one point , I was really serious about getting married and having a family , it seemed like a pretty great idea and I...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 3 days ago

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    I am going to tell the truth i really really want to have a baby . Why i want a baby to love. I mentor kid in my lifetime now it is my turn to have my own kid. I am single i would...
    lookingforafamily lookingforafamily 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    This picture speaks volumes. I've cried every day since I lost my son. Somedays are harder than others, it's hard to fully believe that I am, in fact, a mother even though my...
    kay5262 kay5262 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 8

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    RP Only I would love to be an adult baby girl's or sissy's mommy.I enjoy naming my little babies and all my babies must use baby talk. The rest Mommy will take care of..after all...
    MommyKylie MommyKylie 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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