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I Have a Child Becoming a Parent

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    Another Milestone

    Wow, I have my own group.  I never thought it would be this particular one, of course. Anyway, on Tuesday my son and his wife are going to a community college about 90 miles away to have another ultrasound done.  The first one was done at the doctor's office and...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy 51-55, F 8 Responses Oct 24, 2009

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    Now I Know

    As I am the only member of the group I created, I am compelled to populate it with stories. For any who are interested, the ultrasound yesterday was quite fascinating.  A baby who weighs approx. 14 oz.  You could see the little hands, the fingers, the feet, the toes...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy 51-55, F 11 Responses Oct 28, 2009

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    Becoming A Grandparent Is Not As Easy As It Looks

    I did write a story here last week which I later deleted.  I was angry at the time I wrote it and decided it would be better to post a story after I stepped back and gained some perspective on the situation.   I apologize to those who took the time to read it and...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy 51-55, F 16 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    There Must Be a More Appropriate Title

    A few days ago my son told me he & his wife are expecting their first child.  Technically, this would be my first grandchild.  There is a slight problem, however.  I am not nearly old enough to be a grandmother!  Grandma?  No way. Now don't...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy 51-55, F 19 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    Ladies & Gentlemen .... I Have An Announcement

    Wow, this is so weird ....  I have my own group with just my stories ... lol.  Thank you all for indulging me.   I can now complete the story.  I have a grandson.  His due date was Mar 5 but he just couldn't wait to get here.  He was born Feb 3...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy 51-55, F 18 Responses Feb 6, 2010

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    What you do, always comes with a consequence. Good or bad. ------------------------------- So here's a 100% true story, that is currently going on in my life. I won't say names...
    HannahMarieX HannahMarieX 18-21 Jan 13

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    I love my husband and have been with him for 5yrs and married for 3yrs. due to a medical condition a few years back I was told I cant have children. my husband has a daughter from...
    rebeccalouise1987 rebeccalouise1987 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    So I have a question that all of you may be able to help me with. I am 28 years old, actually turning 29 this weekend! Anyways, I have pre menopause which means I cannot have...
    curiousviolinist curiousviolinist 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Im 15 years old and due to a medical condition i cant have children its destoyed my life and i dont think its fair! I feel like i am going to be alone for the rest of my life...
    GEJ14 GEJ14 22-25, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I am 18 years old and have never had a boyfriend (yes I'm straight) so of course I've never been married and though some wouldn't think so, I'm way to young to have children.
    AvaDay AvaDay 18-21, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    There's this girl who I'm sure will grow up to be a perfect little B*tch. She strives too hard to be at the top of everything, even to the point of being annoying. She never...
    malipatient malipatient 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    I am not saying that I am a great mom or the best in the world but am trying to be. Being a single parent is really hard.My daughter's birthday was last week. She had 2...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 11

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    My cousins' story: They lived with their mother and father for a while. The kids slept late. Didn't do homework. Their parents couldn't care less. "Do your homework" is not enough...
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M Jan 16

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    In India they say.."Parents are never wrong" i totally disagree.. i was neglected as a child.... they never cared about my depression problems,my health,my studies...and my future...
    lovebug19980 lovebug19980 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 7

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    if you have to pass a test to drive a car i feel you should have to pass a test before you can have a kid...mandatory birth control for those who fail! just sayin!
    mamaberry27 mamaberry27 31-35, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am 16. I have a younger sister who's 13,a younger brother who's 9,and an older sister who's 19. My mom is strict on things like grades and chores,etc. When we don't obey her,we...
    TeenageGirl164 TeenageGirl164 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 4

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    Hello everyone so as most of you no i still get spanked and my parents are extremely strict well my mom is as my dad is away at work a lot so my mom does not put up with nothing so...
    Rebecca0313 Rebecca0313 13-15, F 5 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    To shorten the story, I have an ex fiance from 2004. My father died and he walked away due to my father's death. You know why as good as I do. I ended up having an emotional...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 6 days ago

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    I have a question that i am hoping someone has advice on. When my husband was 19 he had a daughter with a woman that has refused to allow him to see the child since birth. He was...
    hinton5 hinton5 31-35, F Jan 1

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    If any woman want to have baby i will help her.... Feel free msg me.. I already helped a female in UK..
    scancelm scancelm 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    I've just spent my 2nd christmas without my daughter ... feeling low ??
    angelicdisguise74 angelicdisguise74 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    I lost my dad in 2001. He hadn't been sick that long. He was diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer in December of 2000 & told that he had 6-8 months to live even with chemo. He...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Dec 28, 2014

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    2011 was the year. they both overdosed on heroin. but it wasnt a sudden tragic, I knew their demise would be near. I saw them shuffle thru alcohol, pills, coke and crack, before...
    rezuat rezuat 26-30 1 Response Jan 9

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    it's very important to me I t meet these women I want to know how you found out before you comfirmed it.
    Sagey47 Sagey47 16-17, F Dec 25, 2014

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    It's probably not smart to surprise a woman by letting her know you plan on getting her pregnant while having unprotected sex, but I did it anyway. I'll share the story in the...
    Oracler Oracler 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    It's a long story. I'll try to shorten it. I've had three miscarriages, the last one being less than a year and a half ago. After several months, I finally decided to get tests...
    TaraF822 TaraF822 36-40 Jan 11

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    I went to the mall the other day. I was in the ladies room and there was a woman with a little baby. After I left, I realized that I hadn't gotten upset. That's progress.
    TaraF822 TaraF822 36-40 Jan 15

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    YES, I WANT YOUR OPINION. ;) ...It seems to me that by the time most people get here, we are at the point of ranting...or, at least, to the peak of frustration. Today, right now...
    ImnessAntiess ImnessAntiess 26-30, F Dec 27, 2014

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    My parents divorced not long after I had turned one. My father moved out and I got used to seeing him every second day each week. I was mostly raised by my father and my...
    zanthemum zanthemum 18-21, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I am 18 and being an only child didn't bother me until now. My parents are older than most because they had me in their forties and I often worry about what will happen to me if...
    namedashley namedashley 18-21, F Jan 3

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    So you beat your children? Why is that? Do you have that much anger you want to harm your children? I have children of my own and I can never imagine spanking or harming them in...
    DragonScarlett DragonScarlett 18-21 4 Responses Jan 16

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    I just had surgery for endometriosis, and so now is the best time for my husband and I to try to get pregnant. We are really excited at the prospect of becoming parents, but I was...
    kdav12 kdav12 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    My Mother is 66 years old and my Father is 91 years old. I am only 24 years old. I am the parent and they are the children. They never married and have children in their 40's and 5...
    scarlettsunday scarlettsunday 22-25, F Jan 2

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    PARENTS!!!!!! If you have children n they believe in Santa Claus u do NOT have to tell them just let them read starting now- Dear _your_name_here__ Your parents lied to you...
    unicorns345 unicorns345 13-15, M Dec 31, 2014

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    Ok so here goes, I was diagnosed with PCOS in July 2014 and I feel its about time I shared my story and hopefully hear from people who feel the same way. After searching through...
    genna genna 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    I have the best Father in the World.He worked hard throughout his life to give us all a good home,he really took care of his family.Now that i am grown,an adult and have a family...
    coastiewife36 coastiewife36 36-40, F Jan 1

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    It's funny that even though I require no help from my parents, family, nor government people still don't consider me an adult because I'd rather dye my hair than get married and...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    I am in an untraditional marriage, my partner and I are of the same sex, female. Right now Beth, she is 13 years old. I could go on and on here about the circumstances that brought...
    wetsec wetsec 31-35, F Jan 12

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    My husband and I just married in April 2014. I didn't even want to get married, but he did, so we did. Now I'm at the perfect time and age to have children. I'm almost 28 (will be...
    raziel1687 raziel1687 22-25, F Jan 6

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    I know what could have made me like this. I've never been tested for reasons behind my problems, (I was told I have social phobia and I know that but I'm sure I also have APD too...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Jan 14

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    Okay, what's with women, and even some men, looking down upon and even bashing other women who choose not to have children? what is the big problem with that? Not every woman...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have known since I was 11 that I didn't want to have children. I didn't like kids as a kid, and couldn't fathom that my sole future was entwined with dirty diapers and tween...
    MoniquetheBlonde MoniquetheBlonde 18-21, F Dec 29, 2014

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    I am scarrd to have children of my own because this world is so crazy and extreme. I would probably shelter my child and I know that's not good in the long run.
    namedashley namedashley 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    I'm in love with my husband.. but he doesn't want to have children with me..I'm 41 w/no kids because I wanted to wait until I got married to have the family i always wanted for...
    desi35 desi35 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 6

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    It may not be the only purpose but to say that a woman's purpose is to go against having babies is like saying cats shouldn't eat birds or mice. Feminists and other people who...
    Nigel1224 Nigel1224 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 11