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Hi Zoe, firstly welcome and congratulations! Becoming a parent for the time isn’t easiest but it is the most rewarding and beautiful experience. Every day passes and you notice something changing with your baby. I’m sure you will love it! And what I have found is it gets easier the more routine you apply to yours and your baby’s daily life x
Hello, I’m 17 and pregnant, I was wondering if anyone can give me some advice on what it is like and how you managed to cope?
The dad and I split up this morning as we have both taken this news as a shock and it’s caused a lot of tension the last couple of weeks of knowing 😪
Thank you 💗 xx
Thank you for getting in touch, sorry to hear you are having a difficult time at the moment. It can be a shock and take some time to adjust to the news you are pregnant but hopefully this will ease over time.
Do you have a family member or friend you can share this with?
Our Ambassadors will share their experience and if you have a…[Read more]
Hey Mollykate, my name is Geneva and I am an ambassador. Firstly congratulations on your pregnancy. I was 18 when I first found out I was pregnant, I do remember you feel many types of different emotions rolled into one. Pregnancy is very different for all, some people have easier pregnancies then others where as some have more difficult…[Read more]
Hey Geneva, thank you for getting back to me and sharing your story with me. At least I know things will hopefully get better in time, I’m just concerned that I won’t be able to cope with either the pregnancy or looking after the baby as a single Mum. I have a couple of close friends who are extremely supportive as is my dad and step mum but I am…[Read more]
Hi Mollykate, no problem! Always here if you need a chat. I can not talk for everyone on that side of things but for myself I found myself just pushing through things alone because I wanted too and had too as no one else was going to do it. In terms of being a single mum it is a rollercoaster, I am a single mum of 2. I am not going to say it is…[Read more]
Hi everyone, I’m Kate. I’m 25, and have 3 boys. My eldest is Arthur and he is 5, my 3 year old is Jack and my almost 2 year old is Harry. I’m married to my amazing husband Dylan who is 26. Would lov to talk to some mums!.
Hi Amy, generally speaking there is a lot of promotion in the NHS for breastfeeding because of the significant health benefits to you and your baby and other organisations such as the lullaby trust promote it for that reason too and others like it reduces the risk of SIDS. I don’t think they want to pressure anyone, just promote the benefits.…[Read more]