Recommended Reading

Looking for more? Here's some additional writing I've done beyond Early Mama: 

Unplanned pregnancy? 

10 Things I Want You To Know About Your Unplanned Pregnancy via babble.com

What To Expect When You're Young and Expecting via mom.me

21 Steps to Surviving an Unplanned Pregnancy via mom.me

Unexpected Lessons From My Unplanned Pregnancy via mom.me

How Could You Get Yourself Knocked Up? via Parenting.com

What To Expect When You're Not Expecting To Be Expecting via Disney Baby

15 Life Lessons I Learned From my Unplanned Pregnancy via babble.com

8 Ways Your Body Changes After Having a Baby That No One Tells You About via babble.com

How To Prepare For Motherhood in 17 Simple Steps via mom.me

 

Feeling insecure, lonely, or scared?:

You're Too Young To Have A Baby via babble.com

3 Things I Wish I Could Tell My Young, Scared, Pregnant Self via romper.com

No I'm Not His Babysitter, I'm Just a Younger Mom via babble.com

The Truth About Finding Yourself as a 20-Something Mom via babble.com

Everything You Don't Need For a New Baby via babble.com

6 Things Society Says You Need Before Having Kids—and Why They're Wrong via babble.com

8 Signs You're Ready For a Baby via babble.com

Why Getting Pregnant in your 20s Could Be Good for your Career via mom.me

Job Hunting While Pregnant: Did I Commit Career Suicide? via mom.me

7 Hidden Perks of Being a Young Mom via mom.me

Student Moms Don't Just Breastfeed; They Do The Impossible via mom.me

The Biggest Myth of Motherhood via mom.me

Young Moms Need Support, Not Shame via mom.me

 

In a young relationship?

No Baggage! And 9 Other Perks Of Getting Married Really Young via YourTango.com

Messy Finances! And 10 Other Challenges Of Getting Married Young via YourTango.com

15 Marriage Vows I Should Have Made To My Husband via YourTango.com

10 Signs You're in a Codependent Relationship via Thought Catalog

6 Hard-To-Break Habits of Chronically Unhappy Wives via YourTango.com

8 Brutally Honest Marriage Truths I Learned From My Therapist via YourTango.com

 

More reading suggestions:

The Weight of Motherhood via babble.com

Dear Kid: You're Raising Me Too via romper.com

42 Things We Need To Tell Our Kids via babble.com

What It Really Means To Be a Little Boy's Mama via babble.com

Motherhood Gave Me Something Way Better Than Happiness via babble.com

The Day the Dandelions Stop Coming via babble.com

How Loving My Child Finally Helped Me Love Myself via babble.com

15 Promises To My Son via babble.com

The Challenges of Raising a Good Man via babble.com

25 Lessons For My Son Before Manhood via babble.com

Birth Trauma: The Silent Struggle New Moms Face via babble.com

Parents: Take All The Photos via babble.com

Are 20-Something Unwed Moms the New Teen Moms? via CNN

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