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Telling Your Parents You're Pregnant? Get Our 4 Quick Tips

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on September 29, 2017

Telling your family about your unplanned pregnancy can make for an awkward conversation. Because they're shocked, your parents might say things that they probably don’t mean.

The idea of breaking the news to your parents that you're pregnant might be stressing you out, especially if you think they'll be disappointed in you.

Today, we're giving you 4 quick tips for getting through this conversation with your family:

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Topics: missed period, positive pregnancy test, tell my parents i'm pregnant

What to Do If Your Family is Anti-Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 2, 2017

Deciding to make an adoption plan for your baby isn’t easy, but if your family disagrees with you choosing adoption, it can become even more difficult. It’s normal to seek your parent’s approval when you’re thinking about adoption.

It may be hard to go through the adoption without having the support of the people you love. If your family is anti-adoption, you’re not alone. Family members disagreeing about their sons and daughters choosing adoption is common. In this post, we're going share some tips on how to handle the situation.

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Topics: Open Adoption, is adoption selfish, is adoption right for me, tell my parents i'm pregnant, how to tell people I'm choosing adoption, tell my parents I'm choosing adoption

Pregnant and Living With Your Parents? [VIDEO]

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 10, 2017

If you live with your parents and just found out you're pregnant, you're probably freaking out right now. Breaking the news to them can be hard. Here's a short video that shares some tips on how to tell your parents you’re pregnant:

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Topics: Give up my baby, Pregnant and considering Adoption, adopt my baby, adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby, tell my parents i'm pregnant, thinking about adoption

Help! I’m Pregnant and Have No Clue How to Tell My Parents

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 8, 2016

If you live with your parents and have just found out you're pregnant, you're likely freaking out right now. Maybe you're still in high school, or maybe you've moved back in with your parents after college.

No matter your living situation, breaking the news to them that you have an unplanned pregnancy may be hard. Unsure how to tell your parents you are pregnant? We've created helpful tips to help you!

So we've made a quick list of 3 steps to follow to tell them:

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Topics: unplanned pregnancy, Pregnancy choices, unplanned pregnancy options, tell my parents i'm pregnant