"I hate being pregnant"
When one person gets pregnant on the Teen Mom franchise, it seems like a few other women do to. This is a phenomenon called Baby Fever. One cast member on Teen Mom OG says that she’s completely immune to Baby Fever after having three kids. She not only feels like she’s got too much to handle already, she simply hates the feeling of carrying a child. Find out what Maci had to say about growing her family next!
Three Little Babies
Maci Bookout is the proud mom of three kids; she’s got 8-year-old Bentley with Ryan Edwards, and little Jayde and Maverick with her husband Taylor McKinney.
Jayde and Maverick weren’t exactly planned pregnancies. Despite being on birth control, Maci defied the odds and got pregnant twice in a row.
While life with the family of five has taken on a good rhythm, Maci just wasn’t expecting to have this much responsibility. She said, “There’s no way to like fully prepare. It’s impossible. No matter how old you are, how stable everything is, people aren’t capable of doing that.”
When asked by International Business Times whether she was looking forward to having a fourth child, Maci emphatically stated, “Oh, no. I’m done.” She’s decided to seek a permanent birth control option to ensure that she won’t be expecting again.
There are a few reasons that she decided not to have another child other than having her hands full already…