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Mom @ 19

i got pregnant 2006 at the age of 18 and had my baby 3 months after my 19th birthday. its hard being a mom and a young mom at the but i love seeing his smiles and giving him kisses. he is my pride and joy.
LilMama06 LilMama06 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 3, 2007

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yes it is hard at any age but especially when you are young and maybe not a set with a good job and such. I hope you have the father around to help and be there for your son. Kids are great enjoy him before he grows up.

I had my first baby at 19. I felt as you did but after a while I realized i wanted to enjoy what others my age were doing. I wasn't a horrible mother but I was growing up at the same time my child was and wish i did some things differently. Babies are very cute and awesome but a HUGE responsibility that can never be compromised. Definitely continue your education, be responsible and ask for help when you need it. You're officially an adult now! Congratulations! I bet he is beautiful!

:) I know you are happy with your son, but don't forget your own dreams. Remember that improving yourself through education, etc will directly affect his future. Good luck to you. :)