Oxygen’s new show, I’m Having Their Baby, is premiering on Monday, July 23rd at 11/10c ! Watch as two expecting mothers make real life decisions on a unplanned pregnancy that will affect their unborn baby’s life, their lives and the lives of adoptive family’s. You’ll see as they share their thoughts and feelings in a video diary journal and in real life situations. From meeting adoption agency counselor’s to selecting and meeting perspective adoptive families.
In the first episode you’ll follow along as one mother struggles with the decision to give up her baby because she had an affair and is pregnant by another man who is not her husband. She makes the decision to give up her baby in hopes that her husband will stop divorce proceedings and come back to her. You’ll hear her thoughts and hear why she is giving her baby up and see her journey as she selects the potential parents and see their journey through the process.
In the second women’s journey you’ll follow along as she is faced giving up her child for adoption and the father of her child who is not happy with her decision. You’ll hear her thoughts and follow in her journey from the middle of her pregnancy to after the birth of the baby. She her self is adopted and feels that this decision is right for her at this time in her life. She feels she is not ready to be a mother. She is feeling the pressure from outside friends telling her not to give up her baby and is involved in another relationship with a man who is not the baby’s father. You’ll see as she makes the final decision and hear how her life is after.
What will be the outcome of these two birth mothers be’? Will the women place their baby into the arms of adoptive family’s or will they change their minds and keep their baby. You’ll have to watch the show to find out. You’ll cry. You’ll hear heartfelt emotions. You’ll even sit on the edge of your seat as you watch in anticipation to see what fate decision is made in the end.
There will is a six episode docu-series to give viewers a look into the world of adoption by telling the story that doesn’t get told. These hour long episodes will bring viewers into the adoption process hear from the birth mothers, in some episodes the birth fathers and the adoptive families. Each episode will follow two pregnant women in their life changing decision.
1. Could you give up a child after carrying the baby after 40 weeks and then give birth? Tell me why or why not?
2. Can you put the life of a child before your own?
3. Can you sympathize with both sides of the decision of a mother struggling to give up a child and couples awaiting and longing to adopt?
4. What would you do if you were placed in any of the women’s situation’s above? Share your opinions on both.
Share your thoughts and feelings on the topic and the show to be entered to win $100 Visa Gift Card.
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Participation in OXYGEN’s “I’m Having Their Baby” LIVE chat on Monday, July 23rd beginning at 11pm EST/ 10 CST . I would love to see you there and participate as we discuss the show. Chat LIVE here: http://www.oxygenlive.com/
you’ll be able to use this forum to discuss your personal reactions & share your viewpoints.