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I Gave A Baby Up For Adoption

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    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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    in 2011 I gave up my little boy

    who was almost two. As Mother's Day approaches my heart hurts for the son that was once mine. That I once carried and watched grow and now he belongs to another family. It was absolutely the hardest and worst experience of my life. I live every day fearing that he will grow up...
    tmurray14 tmurray14 22-25, F May 5

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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 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 6, 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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    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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    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'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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I want to know if anyone else feels this way: So, I gave my daughter up for adoption at birth over six years ago. I placed her with an amazing family - I have never regretted...
    InsideTheSadCafe InsideTheSadCafe 22-25, F 3 Responses May 10

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    I'm 24 and a mother to 3. In September 2014 I found out that I was pregnant with #4. I was already struggling with the three I had. I had just moved back into my dads house due to...
    ginya91 ginya91 22-25, F May 4

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    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 Apr 26

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    (PIC) It was probably one of the hardest things I've ever had to do in my entire life. I was just too young and I could not have possibly given my child the life I would have...
    KierstenJ671 KierstenJ671 22-25, F 1 Response May 7

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    I lost a little boy to CPS. While I was incapable at a time to be a mother to my son for issues out of my control, with a little help and encouragement I could have gotten back on...
    tmurray14 tmurray14 22-25, F 1 Response May 5

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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 May 1

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    I'm miserable. I crave the love of a family so bad it hurts.
    RelentlesslyPassionate RelentlesslyPassionate 22-25, F Apr 27

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    Hello and here I start hoping to finish, I've been through ALOT of experiences Lost a mother I never knew at a very young age. Alcoholic family. Step mother who beated me behind my...
    galerie2015 galerie2015 51-55, F 3 days 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 Apr 30

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    When you've been raped, whether you keep the child or not is a difficult situation to be in. I chose to keep my son - despite the risks to both our lives from my disabilities...
    discotimelord discotimelord 26-30, F 17 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I'm looking for a breeder I'm ovulating right now message me your location and ill travel to you if it's a match I'm very series
    breedee breedee 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 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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    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 Apr 27

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    Context: This is my final open letter to my ex girlfriend, hoping she will see this and maybe have enough heart to see what she has done, who she became and that I am not the...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    Still hurts me to this day. To figure out your first love cheated on you and got another girl pregnant. Even had older child by her ..like his own secret family and lied about his...
    beautifulsinsxo beautifulsinsxo 18-21, F 3 days ago

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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 Apr 28

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    My wife keeps me as a baby girl I mean in nappies baby dresses baby socks and maryjanes etc I am also made to sleep in a cot eat every meal which is always baby food followed buy...
    babysue babysue 41-45, M 1 Response May 6

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F 2 Responses May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F 1 Response May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F 2 Responses May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F 1 Response May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F May 9

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F 4 Responses May 9

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    It's killing me that I'm having issues getting pregnant. It's finally been a year since I got off birth control, so it should be a little easier, and I'm thinking about different...
    BrittannyLynn BrittannyLynn 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    As we all know, herpes is a STD(sexually transmitted disease), and it will be passed to your baby if not in a correct way, and what is the correct way? Firstly, some useful tips...
    harryyang1990 harryyang1990 22-25, M May 4

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    I wish I had someone to take care of. a little baby. I wish there was a baby test involving an actual baby
    GalacticDaniel GalacticDaniel 13-15, M 7 Responses May 13

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