When Your Daughter Tells You She’s Pregnant

The post below was written by Lauren Urrea and originally appeared at http://lknuppel.blogspot.com. Read more about Lauren at the end of this post. When I was told by the local crisis pregnancy center that I was pregnant, I was given a “goodie bag” with a variety of handouts and information packets explaining my pregnancy, pre-natal […]

How to Boost Your Parenting with Our Community Network

Being a parent is a big job. You need to stay healthy physically, emotionally, socially, spiritually, and financially. Fortunately, our community is full of people who can help you do that. But sometimes it can be a challenge to find all those helpful people. So we’ve made it easier. Choices Pregnancy Center is all about […]

Abortion Pill Reversal: A Real Possibility

Have you ever wished there was a little pill that would make all your problems go away? Most of us have, at one time or another. The danger comes when we pop a pill before we’ve explored all our real options. That’s especially dangerous in issues of life and death. Katrina’s Next Choice For a […]

Ready to Be a Parent? Take Our Quiz

Does the thought of becoming a parent make your heart race and your mouth go dry? Do you feel like laughing out loud one minute and biting your nails the next? Then, congratulations. You’re normal. Being responsible for raising, feeding, clothing and providing for a real, live human being is a big job. You might […]

8 Ways to Play: Indoor Winter Fun with Toddlers

Are frigid temperatures and icy sidewalks keeping you stuck indoors with your active toddler this winter? Don’t let cabin fever rule the day. Here are eight ways you and your little one can burn some energy and get some good playing in—even indoors! All are toddler-approved and budget-friendly. 1.      Hold a Toddler Dance Party Turn […]

4 Principles of Real Manhood

Guys, what does “being a man” look like to you? Some guys think: A real man doesn’t cry. A real man is tough. A real man is [bigger, better, stronger, faster, smarter, or…] than the next guy. A real man has all the gear he needs. A real man never lets anybody put him down. […]

A Person’s a Person: Mia’s Story

Mia* found out she was pregnant the same day she got accepted to her top-choice college. “This is really going to mess with my plans,” she thought. “After that one night at the party… now this.” She figured she would just have to get an abortion. But her friend Steph* asked her why. “Well,” Mia […]

Preserving the Gift of Life in Our Community

Do you ever pause to ponder exactly how you came to have life? Why aren’t you just a collection of organic matter or lifeless cells? What is the quality that makes you alive? Then—and this may make you a bit uncomfortable—have you ever pondered how easily the life in you could be gone? And once […]

How to Start Over: Build Better Relationships This Year

Are you ready to dump the drama of relationships based more on sex than friendship? Ready to treat your sexuality as a treasure, instead of a dollar store deal? You can make a fresh start now. Welcome to a whole new year! New Year, New You Whether you’re reading this on New Year’s Eve or […]

The Christmas Baby: Why Choices Pregnancy Center Cares

For those of us working here at Choices Pregnancy Center, Christmas holds a special place in our hearts. That’s because the story of the first Christmas inspires us. It’s the story of an unexpected pregnancy and how it changed a lot of lives. Because of that story, we work all year long to pass on […]