My son, who is a recovering drug and alchohol and just informed us that his 16 year old girlfriend is pregnant. Now, my husband says that I am not being compassionte if offering full-child care after the child is born. The issue is my mental disorde, I am BIpolar and most days I am fine, but, sometimes it's the littlest things that make me upset and irrational. My fear is that I would not be a good candidate for the job. My husband (non-supportive), says I need to get quote,

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Jodi - posted on 05/03/2013

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Why is the pressure on you to be full-time carer for the baby? The baby has 2 parents and 2 sets of grandparents, I am unsure as to why this is your responsibility. Perhaps if your son and his girlfriend aren't capable of taking care of their own child, they should consider adoption.

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