Pregnant Daughter Ignores Mom's Harsh Comments, Creates Peace for Unborn Baby 🫂👶

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Imagine being 6 months pregnant and excited to share the journey with your family, only to have your stepmom constantly criticize and belittle your choices. 😞 That's the reality for our 22-year-old mom-to-be, who's been dealing with her stepmom's negativity since the beginning of her pregnancy. With her stepmom's history of resentment and favoritism, it's no wonder there's a rift between them. But when our expectant mom decides to limit contact and not invite her stepmom to a 3D ultrasound, she receives a message from her stepmom's boyfriend that leaves her questioning her actions. 🤔

The Pregnancy Announcement 🤰

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Family Background 🏠

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Enter Stepmom 👩

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Stepmom's Resentment 😒

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Forced Parenting 🙅

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Defensive Stepmom 😤

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Stepmom's Reaction to Pregnancy 😠

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Disagreements Over Baby Name 👶

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Belittling Parenting Choices 🙄

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The 3D Ultrasound 📸

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Why Stepmom Wasn't Invited ❌

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Stepmom's Boyfriend's Message 📩

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Pride and Authority 😡

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Unanswered Messages 📨

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Stepmom's Choice 🤷

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Pregnant and Fed Up with Stepmom's Negativity 😩

Our 22-year-old mom-to-be has had enough of her stepmom's constant criticism and negativity throughout her pregnancy. From reacting poorly to the baby news, to belittling her parenting choices, and even disagreeing with the baby's name, it seems like nothing is ever good enough for her stepmom. 😒 So, when it came time for a 3D ultrasound, our expectant mom chose not to invite her stepmom, fearing more negative comments. Instead, she invited her boyfriend's mom and grandmother, who have been nothing but supportive. But when her stepmom's boyfriend sends a message accusing her of leaving her stepmom out, our pregnant protagonist wonders if she's in the wrong. 🤷 Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation...

Focus on the good things and ignore the negativity 👍

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NTA commenter supports the daughter against harsh mother comments.

Stabbmaster | Stabbmaster

Cutting out toxic family for the sake of peace 👌

Stoat__King | Stoat__King

Set boundaries, prioritize peace. NTA. 🚫🙅

FuriousPI314 | FuriousPI314

Supportive comment advises setting boundaries with stepmom's boyfriend 👍

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Ignoring negativity is the best policy. NTA 👍

WebbieVanderquack | WebbieVanderquack

Cutting toxic family members for peace 👌

idrow1 | idrow1

Cutting toxic people out of your life for a peaceful pregnancy 🙌

BaronVonKeyser | BaronVonKeyser

Congratulate the new family and support the poster! 👏🏻

LB1251 | LB1251

Encouraging NTA comment, advising to keep distance from negativity 💪

Stranger-Tastes | Stranger-Tastes

Sometimes, it's best to let go and prioritize your peace 👌

bamf1701 | bamf1701

NTA. Stepmom's boyfriend has no right to talk for her 👍

pdpguppy | pdpguppy

Cutting ties with abusive stepmom for the sake of child 👌

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Mom's lack of interest in ultrasound sparks comment section agreement 👍

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Cutting ties with toxic family member, keep evidence for safety 👍

DarthCredence | DarthCredence

Supportive commenter congratulates pregnant woman and encourages cutting off toxic family

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Empowering response to controlling mother, NTA 👏

ComprehensiveBand586 | ComprehensiveBand586

Take charge of your life! Don't let toxic people in 👊

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Defending daughter against harsh mother who neglected her duties.

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Supportive comment offers help in dealing with toxic mom 👍

Proteus8489 | Proteus8489

Block SM's bf, stop chasing her, you're not the a-hole.

ResoluteMuse | ResoluteMuse

Standing up to toxic family members 💪

Chrysania83 | Chrysania83

Don't let her negativity affect you and your baby. NTA 👏

HCIBSW | HCIBSW

Cutting off toxic family members during pregnancy 🪨

menaranic | menaranic

Stepmom abused privilege of being in your life. NTA 👏

glory_of_dawn | glory_of_dawn

NTA: Don't stress over rude people, focus on love and support 🙌

CODE_NAME_DUCKY | CODE_NAME_DUCKY

Taking control of her life and pregnancy. NTA 👏

Ok-Mode-2038 | Ok-Mode-2038

Block the toxicity and focus on your new family 👏

Rage-Parrot | Rage-Parrot

Cut the negativity out of your life, NTA 👏

History_Buff19 | History_Buff19

Refusing involvement and insulting you, NTA. Marriage before birth recommended 👶

PlatypusDream | PlatypusDream

Fierce clap back shuts down toxic parent. Mic drop! 🎤

Long-Strategy-3026 | Long-Strategy-3026

Brilliant response shuts down authority exertion with humor 😂

Successful_Good1636 | Successful_Good1636

NTA. Stand your ground and prioritize your own family 👶

FutureJakeSantiago | FutureJakeSantiago

Cutting ties with toxic family for peace 👍

fernAlly | fernAlly

Supportive comment encourages going no contact with toxic family member.

tacwombat | tacwombat

Cutting toxic people out of your life is necessary 👌

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Set boundaries with mom, focus on positivity for unborn baby 👶🫂

Unsolicitedadvice13 | Unsolicitedadvice13

Protect yourself and your baby from narcissistic stepmom and boyfriend 👏

softsakurablossom | softsakurablossom

Supportive comment, encourages ignoring toxic family members. 👍

ThrowAwayPregnant111 | ThrowAwayPregnant111

Mom's behavior aside, is a 3D ultrasound worth it? 🤔

AkatsukiTenshi | AkatsukiTenshi

Supportive comment shuts down toxic family dynamics 👏

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Step-mother not supportive, OP NTA for ignoring harsh comments 👏

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Setting boundaries with parents, NTA takes charge. 👏

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Set boundaries and let them initiate communication in a positive way. 👍

HomelyHobbit | HomelyHobbit

When your stepmom is more of a mom than your birth mom 😢

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Supportive comment, advising to cut negativity for own happiness 👍

Lotex_Style | Lotex_Style

Standing up to a toxic mother and her boyfriend. NTA 👏

CMSkye | CMSkye

Supportive comment encourages OP to cut off toxic mother 👏

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Cutting off toxic family members can be the best decision 👍

Queen_Fairyy | Queen_Fairyy

Ignoring toxic family members is self-care 👌

Blonde2468 | Blonde2468

Cutting off toxic family members can bring peace 🙌

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Growing a tiny human, your choice. She doesn't get a say 🪩

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Setting boundaries with toxic family members is self-care 🙌

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Cutting toxic family ties for baby's safety. NTA 👏

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Cutting off toxic family members - NTA 👍

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Cutting toxicity out of your life is always a power move 👊

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Support for standing up to abusive family member 👏

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Positive pregnancy vibes, negative people out 👶🏻👏

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Daughter takes control and stands up to toxic mother. 👏

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Focusing on the good and blocking out negativity 👌

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NTA comment suggests letting go of toxic family members 👋

She_SellsSanctuary | She_SellsSanctuary

Cutting toxic people out for the sake of peace. NTA 👏

6bubbles | 6bubbles

Supportive comment advises to cut toxic family members 👍

stu1314 | stu1314

NTA shuts down mom's posturing and toxic behavior 👏

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Setting boundaries with toxic family members for a better life 👏

KKTide | KKTide

Take control of your child's life, not your critical stepmother's.

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Empathetic commenter encourages pregnant daughter to prioritize her and her baby's well-being. NTA 👏

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NTA comment shuts down toxic stepmother and boyfriend 💯

lacey_the_great | lacey_the_great

Positive vibes only for baby! 🤰🏻✨ Cutting off toxicity. NTA

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A cutting remark about the commenter's mother with no replies.

Usual-Archer-916 | Usual-Archer-916

Choose love and support over abusive parenting. NTA 🙌

lo1988 | lo1988

Supportive comment urges OP to cut contact with abusive stepmom 👏

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Setting boundaries with toxic family members 💫

Miserable_advice_09 | Miserable_advice_09

Take control of your life ✊, don't let anyone else decide for you!

blixxic | blixxic

Pregnant daughter sets boundaries with stepmother, chooses peace for baby 👶

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