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    Just thought of another one. I would have got braces when the issue came up when I was a teenager. I refused. I wish my parents had of taken the lead and pushed me into it.

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    What made you so opposed to braces?

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    I was about 13 or 14 and didn't like the look of them. Silly because the end result would have been fantastic.

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    I wish I had kept up with my retainer after having braces - my teeth are just as bad now as they were before the braces so it was such a waste for me :-(

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    I've gone through all the things that I should regret, but I can't really seem to regret many of them at all. They all taught me something or led me to where I am now.

    I regret cheating on my exH, because it was a stupid and cowardly way to get out of the relationship. But if I didn't I think I'd still be there now, or he'd never have let me go. Just wish I had of had the balls to leave without doing that.

    I definitely do regret three things though:

    1) having unprotected s3x with someone I naively didn't realise was sleeping with EVERYONE, and consequently had an STI for over a year before I knew - and passed it to my DH when I met him.
    2) Not getting braces when I was a teenager. My teeth have gotten so much worse over the years
    3) This one I still regret all the time even though it might sound silly: when I was in the midst of getting divorced we had 2 bearded dragons as pets, I got so caught up in what was going on in my life I didn't dedicate the time to them that I should have. When they passed away one after the other, I couldn't forgive myself because I thought it was probably my fault for not caring for them as well as I had been previously.

    Yeah, I regret hurting my animals more than my exH.... that says a lot doesn't it. Not sure if it says more about him or me though!

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    Believed in myself and more confidence around my teen years instead had low self esteem and poor body image (I wish I had that body now lol) which created a snow ball effect on everything else and decisions made in my teen years

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    I'm torn between wishing I didn't hook up with DS's Dad, not get involved with drugs and not have fallen pregnant. I feel like having a child hinders meeting Mr Right and therefore allowing me, and DS to have that happy ever after. Than again, DS is the best- my bestie (without the support- just the fun part) so I wouldn't wish him away, just maybe delayed. I feel like if I had a partner, I could give DS a sibling without severely limiting the already straining budget, we could buy a house, travel more and ultimately have less financial stress and more freedom.

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    I wish id been more forceful & DEMANDED help for my perinatal anxiety during my pregnancy when i kept getting brushed off.

    Now as it is im only getting help now for what im suspecting is devloping into PPD & ive hated the first 17 weeks of being a mum & I will always regret that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by heartstringz View Post
    I wish id been more forceful & DEMANDED help for my perinatal anxiety during my pregnancy when i kept getting brushed off.

    Now as it is im only getting help now for what im suspecting is devloping into PPD & ive hated the first 17 weeks of being a mum & I will always regret that.

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    Hugs, you tried so hard and I felt bad for you every time you got knocked back. Are you getting decent help now?

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    Amyd I found a psychologist who specialises in PNA/PND & does lots of work with new mums. Im seeing her next week

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