I Want to Be a Good Mother

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 173 People

    I'm Excited/scared.

    At first the thought of getting thrown into motherhood was really nerve racking and scary, but now I'm pretty excited. I just really hope that I am capable of being a good mother. I want my baby to have a happy life. (: It scares me to think that I could be anything but a good...
    Sunshine89 Sunshine89
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 31, 2009


    I joined this group because I can.
    Toukos Toukos
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 3, 2013

    I want to be a Good mom.

    I miss my daughter dearly but I'm so afraid of raising her horribly. I understand everything my mom didn't do with me and how it affected me. So I've attempted to change my ways but I feel as if people treat me as if I'd intentionally hurt her. Almost to the pointy I'm terrified...
    KiaLenMix KiaLenMix
    26-30, F
    Nov 21, 2015

    Why We Sometimes Let Our Kids Be Brats

    Don't we just love to judge other parents...? "If that was my kid, I’d never let him throw food like that." "I would make her say please." "Why are parents so terrified of their own spawn?" Oh yes, I have said and thought all of these things and more… and then my kid...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    Mar 17, 2013

    I Am Scared Of Being Pregnant...

    pregnancy and child birth...is it really as painful as people say it is? i really want babies some day but the idea of giving birth kinda scares me O_o
    anonymous182 anonymous182
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 20, 2010

    Stay At Home Mama

    I can't say I've always been one of those women who have always wanted children. To be honest growing up and as a teenager I never really thought about it, I wasn't like most teen girls are now, like on the Maury show or something, lol wanting a baby so bad they carry around...
    ImaniCorleone ImaniCorleone
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 24, 2011

    Bad Mother, Useless Human Being

    I constantly feel like a bad mother. Other parents seem to have boundless time and energy to expose their children to all experiences necessary for them to hit every developmental milestone spot on, whilst also holding down a full time job. They take their babies to swimming...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 9, 2012

    But I Also Want To Be A Good Student And I Cant Be Both

    I cant be a good mom and a good student, I wish I waited and made smarter decisions when I was younger but I didn't. I try my best going back to school to follow my dreams. I have always loved school since I was younger but it is so hard, especially because my passion is science...
    jlimones jlimones
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Oct 20, 2013

    I Love Being a Mummy

    I was so scared of becoming a mother. I knew it would take a lot of work, responsibility and sacrifice, but now I'm 10 weeks in and am loving every second of it, my daughter it beautiful. Sometimes I get scared and ashamed of asking for help, because all the books make it seem...
    thesockqueen thesockqueen
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2009

    There Is Someone Faking Me!

    Posted by BentleysMomma on August 16th, 2011 at 05:13PM Okay so you most envee me a TON! because first of all you have an account on here pretending to be me, and writting stories saying that "you hate fakers" and then you add me to that saying that i faked my pregnancy and...
    BentleysMomma BentleysMomma
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 22, 2011

    Here Goes...motherhood!

    I am about to become a mum for the first time. I am SO scared but SO excited. I have read heaps of books about baby care, etc and dealing with sleepless nights and crying, etc - all the bad bits really! But I'm hoping the good bits will outweigh all of that and it will be an...
    pennylarana pennylarana
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Nov 27, 2008

    Spending some quality time with my 10 year old

    daughter. We are playing black jack.. Wow she cheats lol. I'm loving it!
    Lee124 Lee124
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Nov 28, 2015

    Scarlett Jaione

    that is my four year old baby girls name. im only 23, i had her when i was nineteen. i was in the peek of my exploration when she came. and now, i think i might have been being irresponsible when it comes to her. there are times that i wasn't able to go home because i am too...
    dreamerofdaydreams dreamerofdaydreams
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 29, 2009

    I Will Be..

    i want to be more than a "good" mother i want to be an AMAZING mother. i am only 18 and have a 7 month old on my own but i will do it. i want to finish school and do what i always dreamed to be so she doesn't see me settle for less and do the same. i want to give her every...
    lilbebe lilbebe
    18-21, F
    Apr 23, 2010

    One Day

    I am  not a mother, or pregnate, cause i am not ready for a child in this present time.   However, i think about it all the time. How i am scared i wont be a good mother. what if i dont know what to do.. what if i am too tired.. or selfish to care for my child the...
    kissmeface kissmeface
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 29, 2009

    She Is A Fake!

    EVERYONE "kayytiee" is a fake of me! you can add my on my facebook and actually comfirm this with my my name is [ Kaytie Britt] and if you cant find me by that my email is [kaytiebritt@yahoo.com] please help me prove to everyone that she is faking me!all i am trying to do is...
    BentleysMomma BentleysMomma
    18-21, F
    Aug 22, 2011
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