Birth Parents Blog

Q&A: I’ve been dating the father of my baby. Wouldn’t it be better if we just got married and tried to raise the child together even if I don’t love him?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on November 18, 2013

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Topics: teenmom, Pregnancy, Adoption Questions, teenage moms, adoptive couples, teens, Adoption Tips, teen pregnancy, teenage pregnancy

"16 and Pregnant" show on MTV

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 12, 2009

The new show "16 and Pregnant" on MTV follows teens who are pregnant and dealing with issues like marriage, adoption, school, work, and gossip. The first episode, which aired last night, featured Maci, who is pregnant and just graduating high school. Her baby's father, Ryan, doesn't seem supportive at all. While Maci works, goes to college, and takes care of their baby Bentley Cadence, he enjoys nights out with friends and can't even be bothered to change one diaper.

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Topics: unplanned pregnancy, teens, counseling pregnancy, teenage pregnancy

Jamie Lynn Spears -- 16 and Pregnant

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on December 19, 2007

The headlines scream Jamie Lynn Spears Pregnant! She's 16 and famous... and now pregnant. According to reports, she is planning on keeping her baby. What kind of mother is she prepared to be?

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Topics: britany spears, jamie lynn spears, teens