First Time Parent – Lone Parenting and Parenthood

Being pregnant can be amazing while at the same time terrifying, meaning many women struggle to cope. Bring pregnant alone or as a younger parent can bring with it many overwhelming emotions, pressures and concerns. The expectations you, or your family, may have of you around becoming a parent outsider of the  “traditional” family can be a lot to cope with alongside the many changes pregnancy itself brings. Parenting as a lone parent or sharing the parenting of your baby with the other parent, can be daunting but these tips can, hopefully, offer some support and insight as you transition to parenthood.