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    I was only just 21 and had been with my partner for 4 months when we found out we were expecting. I was freaking out telling both of my parents. Because it was only a few weeks before that my Mum had said she didn't want to be a grandma yet. And my Dad, well what Dad ever wants to hear his 21year old is pregnant? In the end my mum was so excited, Dad took a while to come around - but they are both thrilled with their grandsons.
    I like River Song's suggestion!
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    Congrats! Calling her is fine or send her a pic of scan as suggested, you might get a total surprise with her reaction, let us know how you go x

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    I would just tell her. You are older now and in a different relationship/situation. She may be happy.

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    I was so worried about telling my mum about my (100% planned) pregnancy, and was so shocked at how happy she was.

    But I understand your reservations. If you want to call, call

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    I freaked out telling my mum too thinking her reaction would be horrible and didn't want to tell her for ages and definitely not as soon as I did but my dad and brother hassled me into it and so I called mum. It was a short conversation and then she just went away and thought about it.
    You're older now and in a much better situation so fingerscrossed she reacts better.

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    Congratulations! I think calling is fine and may be a good idea. If she's not as supportive as you hope or starts to upset you you could always just hang up the phone.

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    I think calling is fine. Congratulations.

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    IMO your mum doesn't deserve much. Don't worry about her, enjoy your pregancy and life with your DP.

    A phone call is fine.

    Congrats by the way!

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    Quote Originally Posted by thepouts View Post
    Congratulations! I think calling is fine and may be a good idea. If she's not as supportive as you hope or starts to upset you you could always just hang up the phone.
    I agree with this, a phone call is fine Congrats on your pregnancy!


 

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