There are all sorts of pregnancy and motherhood journeys out there, but there's one in particular that might shock you. A mom on TikTok who goes by @emmoments is sharing details about how she got pregnant twice at 48 and 49—and even gave birth while she was in menopause.
The average age of pregnancy in both the U.S. and around the world is 27 years old. But there's a 51-year-old mom on TikTok who is breaking the mold and sharing her incredible story of becoming a mom of two in her late 40s.
TikTok Mom Got Pregnant Twice at 48 and 49, and Gave Birth While She Was in Menopause
TikTok user @emmoments has more than 4,000 followers and routinely shares moments of her everyday life with her two kids. She has also been sharing more details about how she became pregnant and the journey she went through to bring both her children into the world.
She shared some photos of herself pregnant and revealed that she got pregnant twice in her 40s, at 48 and 49. "I'm not crazy," she joked. "Just extremely blessed! And tired! I'm really really tired! And done!" She also jests that she need "chat friends" to "keep me awake."
Interestingly enough, she also shared that she gave birth to her second child when she was in menopause already. "Miracles do happen!" she wrote in the text of the video. "Giving birth during menopause was the best thing that ever happened to me!"
She posted another sweet photo of herself holding her daughter with the caption, "Y'all can have your empty nests, I'm a 51 year old mommy with babies to snuggle. I'll take it!"
The comments are overwhelmingly positive and encouraging, with many moms sharing incredible birth stories of their own. This TikTok mom seems to have inspired countless other mothers to embrace their unique parenthood experiences and enjoy every minute of raising their children.