Being a first time mom has its fears already, but there are many ways to prepare for being a young mom. Being a mom before 21 adds a whole new set of fears. It’s a blessing but it’s also a scary thing. No one can fully prepare you for what’s about to happen or fully inform you how much it’s going to change your life, but I can give you some tips and hints on what to expect. I wish I had someone to walk along side of me. I was in a relationship with a guy who lived 200 miles away attending college and I had just finished cosmetology school. All of my friends were single, going to college, launching a career, and having no other responsibilities other than their own. So, use these ways to to prepare for being a young mom and you should do just fine.