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Any single mothers by choice out there

Im a 25yr old single mother of one(by circumstance)
Im thinking of becoming a single mother by choice
can you share your experiences with me
have you ever had any issues after having the baby
such as getting a passport? filing for financial aid for collage ?
I want to know the good and the bad



If you are going to leave a nasty comment about how I shouldn't be thinking about having another one please keep your opinion to your self


 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:25 AM on Jan. 1, 2013 in General Parenting

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Answers (5)
  • well for starters .. you should implant a very strong magnet in each knee.
    gwen20

    Answer by gwen20 at 5:41 AM on Jan. 1, 2013

  • I'm sorry - how would having a 2nd child cause problems getting a passport? Maybe I'm just tired still, but I don't get that at all.

    You already have one kid. The only thing that will change is you'll have 2. You'll have to care for 2, feed 2, provide for 2. It's no different.
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 10:04 AM on Jan. 1, 2013

  • Only "issue" I could see would be explaining to the kid later in life why they have no listed father.

    And, if the only reason you are considering this is because you think you might get more financial aid, I would advise against it. Most of the grants for moms work based on the fact that you have a child, not the number of them.
    -Ashley
    spiritguide_23

    Answer by spiritguide_23 at 2:47 PM on Jan. 1, 2013

  • This time there would be no father listed on the bc i would use donor sperm
    i would be a single mother by choice if i do
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 10:27 AM on Jan. 1, 2013

  • If the father is not listed on the birth certificate there should be no problem with getting a passport or anything else since you will be the only guardian for the child.
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 1:45 PM on Jan. 1, 2013

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