It is noted that a 12-year-old girl and 13-year-old boy have recently made headlines around the world as they became parents. Can you imagine becoming parents when you are already a child yourself?
Today. the 12 year old girl and 13 year old boy welcomed a 7 lb little girl and have sent social media into a stir!
According to metro.co.uk the couples names cannot be released because of legal reasons, are the youngest couple in Britan to have the combined lowest age to deliver a child. Luckily, this girl’s parents and grandparents are very supportive and willing to take on some of the responsibility, as she is said to return to school in the Fall.
This makes me think, is teen pregnancy something of the past and ‘tween’ pregnancy the way of the future? Makes me fearful of my own children who will never have the opportunity to be…well…children.