+ Reply to Thread
Page 7 of 7 FirstFirst ... 567
Results 61 to 62 of 62
  1. #61
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Busiest Member of the WeekBusiest Member of the Week - week ended 5/2/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 31/10/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 24/10/14Busiest Member of the Week
    Quote Originally Posted by Refresh View Post
    I agree Annabella. I would DEFINITELY not hesistate to support my child and grandchild if this were to occur (fingers crossed it doesn't!!)
    I total agree in fact I continually told my dd that if she was to ever get pregnant we would support her and her child.

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to LoveLivesHere For This Useful Post:

    Annabella  (21-07-2012)

  3. #62
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by ToughLove View Post
    I wouldn't.

    My daughter has known where babies come from since she was old enough to ask.
    You can't say that teenagers don't know how babies are made. You can't say that teenagers don't know how much it costs to raise a baby.

    It therefore follows that if they have sex, they can have a baby that they cannot afford.
    That is taking an educated risk, same as driving an unlicensed car, skateboarding off a roof, underage drinking. There's a chance everything will be fine, but a higher chance that it will all go to hell.

    If they're old enough to understand what s.ex gets them, they're old enough to take full responsibility for it.
    Unfortunately, I know a lot of adults who don't understand the sheer depth of the financial burden of a child. I've actually read HEREfrom people with reading and writing skills that it's ok, a baby only costs a tiny bit of you breastfeed and use cloth nappies. HA!!!

    I don't think a developing mind can know how much raising a child into adulthood can cost if even grown adults don't get it.

    But I do think they need to learn


Similar Threads

  1. **spinoff a spinoff** what do you wear to bed?
    By Mopoke in forum General Chat
    Replies: 54
    Last Post: 06-06-2012, 09:35

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Free weekly newsletters | Sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

learn how you can become a reviewer!


forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Baby Bonanza
FREE Baby Banz Sunglasses! Simply spend $25 across these leading baby brands at your participating pharmacies to receive your FREE pair!* Brands include Sudocrem, Infacol, Baby U, Milton and Heinz Baby Basics.
Visit the website below to enter
featured supporter
The Health Hub & Glowing Expectations
Glowing Expectations is conveniently located at The Health Hub in Darlinghurst. We offer pre & post natal personal training, small group pregnancy exercise classes, flexible mums & bubs sessions, massage, & naturopathy in our air-conditioned studio.

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!