16 and Pregnant star Danielle Cunningham and boyfriend Jamie Alderman are expecting their second child in July.
“Honestly when i found out i was pregnant i automatically thought to have an abortion,” the reality TV star tweeted Friday. “But a week went by and i just couldnt even imagine. Theres no way i could do it.”
She added: “This baby means soo much to me already at 4 weeks and im so happy to bring this child into me and Jrs life. Jr is going to be a big brother! Me and Jr are doing amazing! im currently enrolled into the local college but i cant start until i get my GED november 19th ! and ill be starting school sping quarter of next year (: I work 2 jobs right now and my life is doing so amazing. This baby was placed in my life for a reason and im more than willing to start fresh and know its time to grow up. yes i should of before but i was also 15 lastime i got pregnant. im now 19, and im more than excited for my family to grow. LETS HOPE FOR A GIRL ! #HopeForDanielleToHaveAGirl.”
The young couple have reportedly struggled with substance abuse, but the young mom told Starcasm, “I’ve never been a drug addict. I smoked weed but, of course, don’t anymore and don’t plan to.”
“I work two jobs and am enrolled in the local college,” she said, adding that she’s “very proud” of her accomplishments. Currently, the reality star is working at Tim Hortons and Target and is “enrolled at Columbus State.”
As for her beau, Danielle said, “Jamie has a full-time job in construction.”
Regarding the custody of their 2-year-old son Jamie Paul Alderman Jr., Danielle said, “I’ve always had custody of my son. My mom did have him last year for about 2 months on and off, but he’s been happy and living with me since.”