unplanned pregnancy

What Can Guys Do?

What Can Guys Do?

Are you a guy facing an unplanned pregnancy?

Once she’s missed a period, everything can change fast.  What happens next may be her decision, but most women really care what their partner is thinking.

She’s Pregnant

Here are a few steps to making the best choice for both of you – together.

Learn about your options.  She’s carrying the baby, but suddenly you are both parents.  What does that mean?

Listen to her thoughts and feelings.  What excites her?  What does she fear?

Share your thoughts and feelings.

Consider talking with others who are close to you too. read more

Whoopsi-Baby! Turning “Whoops” into “Wonderful”

Whoopsi-Baby! Turning “Whoops” into “Wonderful”

You’ve got passion.  You’ve got plans.  And now you’re pregnant. At first thought, you may fear loss of your carefree life or your career life.  You may fear loss of relationships or friendships.  You may feel unqualified to have a child – or another child.

Whether you’re married or single, have other children or none, are a career woman or a stay-at-home mom, facing an unplanned pregnancy can rock your world.  Pregnancy and parenthood can be overwhelmingly frustrating and unimaginably joyful, undeniably painful and unquestionably beautiful, irrefutably horrifying and positively glorious…all within one hour, let alone within the many long days and nights of raising little ones into adults. read more