Young Mothers Finding Their Way – Amy’s Story

July 26th, 2007
Categories: Single Mothers

This is a second interview in my series speaking with young mothers who experienced and unplanned/crisis pregnancy. Although the stories are different, each of these young women have some valuable insight because of the situations they experienced, and the decisions they ultimately made. The second of these ladies is Amy and she is mother to one son who is now seven years old. When Amy found she was pregnant, she was just sixteen years old. The pregnancy was unplanned and when the father found out he became scared and ran. Amy was living with her parents at the time, and is very close to them so she was able to tell them the week she found out. In this interview Amy speaks about her… [more]

Young Mothers Finding Their Way – Stacey’s Story

July 25th, 2007
Categories: Single Mothers

Some of you may be wondering what I am doing on the unplanned/crisis pregnancy blog. No, I have never experienced an unplanned pregnancy, or even a pregnancy for that matter, but I am familiar with two young ladies in my church who have, and I wanted to share their experiences with the readers here. Neither of these young ladies ended up making an adoption plan, both are successfully parenting their children and I have been able to witness them make the transition from a time of crisis and frustration, to a place of achievement and lessons learned. Both of them (whose names I have changed to protect their privacy) have interesting stories to tell and strong advice for other young women who are… [more]