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My mom had me when she was 45

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Monday, January 29, 2007 | 0 comments

Here is another - the woman who comes to help me clean up my house 2 times a month, asked me yesterday, are you going to try to get pregnant again? I said we are trying! But I’m old, so who knows.

She said, keep trying! My mom had me when she was 45 - didn’t think she could get pregnant, so didn’t use birth control anymore, all her siblings are like 10+ years older.

So, another to add to the list... Catherine


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About Catherine: I am mom to three grown sons, two grandchildren and two rescue dogs. After years of raising my boys as a single mom, I remarried a wonderful man who had never had a child of his own. Unexpectedly, I found myself pregnant at 49!
Sadly we lost that precious baby at 8 weeks, and decided to try again. Five more losses, turned down for donor egg, foster care and adoption due to my age and losses - we have accepted that there will be no more babies in our house.

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