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I Gave A Baby Up For Adoption

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People

    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 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2011

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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 18-21, F 6 Responses Aug 31, 2012

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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 22-25 5 Responses May 28, 2013

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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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    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 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 24, 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 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 10, 2011

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    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 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 6, 2011

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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 46-50 Jan 12, 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 16-17, F 6 Responses May 4, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I have came to the conclusion that I have ruined my life over someone who doesn't care about me. I will have had 4 children with this man, I had to give my last up for adoption...
    jussme91 jussme91 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 8

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    My parents are at it again. I'm here babysitting my brother and sister while there out. God. Bored talk to me anyone
    jusleaving jusleaving 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    Watching my little brother and sister. Can't go out. To cold. Talk anyone out anything?
    jusleaving jusleaving 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 20

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    The last couple of nights I been babysitting for my neighbor, she has to work a couple night's every week now, so I don't mind watching her son, he is the nicest little boy out...
    jennymomof3 jennymomof3 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Both my husband and I want a baby, but I just can't see it growing up in a good environment right now. My first issue is he has e kids from previous marriages. They are between...
    SecretScorpio12 SecretScorpio12 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    I'm ab boy looking for kind and caring mommy. Love wearing diapers, sucking on pacifiers and drinking from baba. Would love to find that one mommy that will make me happy baby. I...
    Luksopuppy Luksopuppy 22-25, M 11 hrs ago

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    I gave birth completely unmediated and I would recommend it to any woman planning to have a baby. First off, let me say that I am no super woman when it comes to pain. When I...
    emeraldtriangle420 emeraldtriangle420 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 20

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    Anyone experience with babyoil?
    czechmommy czechmommy 26-30, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    It's 12:30 in the am. It's a cold evening but in a tolerable and comfy kinda way, so I decided to forego wearing a jacket and just went outside wearing old, ripped, denim shorts...
    trAnSyLvanIanconcuBinE trAnSyLvanIanconcuBinE 26-30, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I am 15 but very short (153 cm, 5 feet 0.23 inch) so look like 12. In my class the mates treat me like a baby. It doesn't mean anything nasty they are very nice and cuddle me...
    erik2000erik200 erik2000erik200 13-15, M 8 hrs ago

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    Tuesday February 17 we were finally going to find out if we were having a boy or a girl. Instead they told us there wasn't enough fluid around the baby to sex it. We would have...
    kay5262 kay5262 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I was babysitting a little girl named Daisy she was 5 1/2 and she got mad when I said only 1 cookie not 2. So she kicked me. I said no do not kick and hit or I'll spank u! She kept...
    kitty609 kitty609 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    So in July I'm walking down the street in 90 degree weather which felt more like 190. My head was pounding because I had a banana and a protein shake in the morning but didn't eat...
    Modiwolfshit Modiwolfshit 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 8

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    The Princess and Her Adventures with her Knight Once upon a time in a kingdom very far away, there lived a beautiful, blonde and intelligent princess. She was raised by her...
    princess0541 princess0541 26-30, F Feb 22

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    I have always wanted a baby since I was about 6 I would always ask my mom if we could get a baby and the want for one has only gotten stronger since then and that's 13 years ago...
    skie800 skie800 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 21

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       Baby boomers are the most narcissistic, most selfish generation of all time. No matter what the conversation is about, they always say it was better when they were...
    Nihil4EVA Nihil4EVA 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    When I was in high school, my after-school responsibility was to look after my cousin. He was 8 or 9 when I started this after-school job. My aunt and uncle paid me to be sure he...
    evanflow evanflow 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 7

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    When I was about six, my four year old sister started running down the block when we were playing outside. I felt it was my big sister duty to go after her and make sure she was...
    baddie4ever baddie4ever 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    If you guys don't remember Adam has two daughter's, their name's are kandis and Tracy, they are twins if your curious, but earlier I get this call from the school, I was like omg...
    jennymomof3 jennymomof3 22-25, F 12 Responses Feb 18

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    Since I got my heartbroken, about 2 1/2 years ago now - I really have just kept to myself. I don't quite know how to restart things. I also had a few friends from college - and I...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    "Realise the value of time. Time in perspective" Imagine there is a bank which credits your account each morning with $86,400, carries over no balance from day to day, allows you...
    lovelife44 lovelife44 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    When I have my first child I do not want a baby sitter. I look at to many videos of bad baby sitters, some would smile in your face then hit your kids when you leave for work. If I...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I am a 27 year old mommy to 4 amazing kids and a wife to the most wonderful man on earth. I found out I was pregnant about a month ago and right away my husband and I decided we...
    IMSORRY1615 IMSORRY1615 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    After almost 2 years of dating, 1 year being long distance, my boyfriend and I were more in love and excited about our future together than ever, but we've had one issue that has...
    msao msao 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 8

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    my dear friend who I love in the whole wide world introduced me to this amazing song. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp-EO5I60KA Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud When your legs...
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 11

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    The more I think about animals and get close to animals (not just cats & dogs... ALL animals), the more depressed I become that no one else cares that the "meat" they are eating...
    Lebbyluna Lebbyluna 16-17 1 Response Feb 18

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    This story isn't true but funny Scott and Jeremy babysit Emma Hey Melissa says Scott ! Hey she says where's amy ? Car waiting for u to go shopping for the trip to Disney next...
    Dollfan32 Dollfan32 31-35, F Feb 19

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    I'm 31 and the mother of an 11 y/o boy. I had a miscarriage before I had him and 3 abortions after I had him. Since I am now in a stable relationship, I am trying for another...
    mbk1215 mbk1215 31-35, F 8 Responses Feb 19

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    I love my ex more than anything else in the world I love every inch of my baby if all the girls in one hand and my baby in the other hand I will choose my baby without even...
    Lilyalexandergia Lilyalexandergia 18-21, F Feb 24

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    There's a part of me that's dying inside! I want a baby so badly! I've been feeling like this for years, I can support a baby emotionally and financial, however I'm single... And...
    domancat domancat 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm 16 and I really want a baby. My an my boyfriend are really looking forward to it. He has a nephew who's 2 an he's so adorable. It makes me want a baby even more. Baby's are...
    Hiimamyimdead Hiimamyimdead 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    I did. I have given up. I gave up taking pictures. I gave up hoping to have more friends and also gave up writing my fantasy novel. Why? Because a wise person must understand when...
    DestinyWriter DestinyWriter 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 11

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    One day i would love to have a baby with someone special to have that little bundle of joy in my arms and to be in love with that person and us raise our baby or babies together no...
    Dezitorsmilez Dezitorsmilez 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 15

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