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Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity February 18th 2021, 02:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 845
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: I'm confused please help!!

Hi Steven,

I know this feels confusing, but I promise this is such a normal experience to have. From what you've written, it sounds like you might be bisexual. But, as Hollie said, the only person...
Forum: Pregnancy and Childcare February 5th 2021, 02:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: online learning

Oh man, I can definitely relate to you here. I have two kids and we've been doing distance learning since the school year started in August. It's definitely been rough, especially on my younger kid...
Forum: Relationships and Dating February 5th 2021, 02:02 AM
Replies: 3
Female Advice Preferred: am i wrong for this
Views: 995
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: am i wrong for this

You're definitely not wrong for ending a relationship where your needs weren't being met. That being said, if you still love her, perhaps the two of you could have a conversation about your...
Forum: Announcements November 16th 2020, 12:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 387
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: New Staff Role: Chat Buddy!

This sounds like an awesome position! Can't wait to get to know all of our new Chat Buddies and see the return of FCRDs!
Forum: General October 30th 2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,358
Posted By Ambedo.
Forum: Arrivals and Departures October 20th 2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 380
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: It's been 84 years...

I mean someone has other ways to contact me. XD
Forum: Arrivals and Departures October 17th 2020, 10:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 380
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: It's been 84 years...

I promise I mean it this time, Jen! Now that all my technology issues have been taken care of, there's no reason for me to stay away anymore!
Forum: Arrivals and Departures October 16th 2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 380
Posted By Ambedo.
It's been 84 years...

...but I'm back, y'all! I've finally gotten into a solid rhythm with my new job and helping my step-kids manage distance learning for the time being. I also gave in and got myself a new, more...
Forum: Arrivals and Departures March 16th 2020, 03:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 975
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Hello!

Welcome back to TeenHelp! It always makes my heart so happy when users return. Feel free to reach out if you need anything!

Also, that dog is 12/10 adorable. :)
Forum: Arrivals and Departures March 16th 2020, 02:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 665
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Hello!

Welcome to TeenHelp, Ryan! I think as long as there are tens who need a safe place to ask for advice, this site will be relevant. If you have any questions about the site or just want to chat, feel...
Forum: Friends and Family March 12th 2020, 02:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,465
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: I Don't want to friends with her anymore

From what you've written here, it sounds like you are starting to outgrow this particular friend. That may sound mean, but it's a completely natural part of life. As we grow up, our lives start to...
Forum: Games and Things March 12th 2020, 01:35 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 12,507
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: What are you wearing V2

Black pocket tee, dark wash jeans, and ankle socks with pandas in superhero capes on them.
Forum: Education and Careers March 11th 2020, 05:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,666
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Career you wanted at 10 vs what you want to be now

When I was ten, I wanted to be a teacher. Now, I'm struggling to find my place in this world, but I would love to do something with survivors of trauma, particularly abuse and/or sexual assault.
Forum: Books and Literature March 11th 2020, 05:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 948
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: TH Book Club

I'm interested! I tend to read thrillers, but I'm always open to trying something new.
Forum: General March 11th 2020, 05:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 744
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Do you remember?

I've been around for a while and I definitely remember those days! Like Dez said, activity tends to fluctuate, but I will always miss the days when there were people everywhere on the site.
Forum: Rape and Abuse March 9th 2020, 05:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,653
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: What to hold in? How do I escape?

First things first, I want to express how truly sorry I am for the pain and abuse that you have had to endure. Trauma of that sort can be incredibly difficult to deal with and I'm proud of you for...
Forum: Sex and Puberty March 9th 2020, 04:20 AM
Replies: 14
Female Advice Preferred: Period.
Views: 1,233
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Period.

My wife has extremely easy periods. She experiences sore muscles, but it's so mild that it's more of an inconvenience than an actual pain. Her only other symptom is a drop in appetite, but that...
Forum: Arrivals and Departures March 9th 2020, 03:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 723
Posted By Ambedo.
Back for real!

Hi all,

I've been back from leave for about a month now, but I was having some technical difficulties with the Internet at home, so I wasn't able to log on. We finally got that resolved, so I'm...
Forum: Games and Things August 1st 2019, 06:08 AM
Replies: 10,065
Views: 303,790
Posted By Ambedo.
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity July 15th 2019, 06:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,446
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: It doesn't affect me

Everyone's experience with discovering their sexual identity is different. The fact that you simply accepted who you are and didn't struggle with any negative feelings about it doesn't make you any...
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity July 15th 2019, 06:20 AM
Replies: 2
Non-PG13: So...I'm a lesbian
Views: 8,713
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: So...I'm a lesbian

Like Livia said, it's totally possible to have different romantic and sexual orientations. Enjoying sex that includes penises, strap-on or physically attached to a human, doesn't make you any less of...
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity January 24th 2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,361
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: I think my family hates me, help me?

It breaks my heart to hear that you're being treated so poorly by your family just for being who you are. Its unfortunate that there are still people in this world who see being a member of the...
Forum: Film and Television January 15th 2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,159
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Netflix and Hulu

If you haven't already seen it, I'd recommend Rizzoli & Isles on Hulu. It's in the same vein as Criminal Minds and SVU, but it's definitely more light-hearted and more closely resembles a buddy cop...
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity January 15th 2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,006
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Semi-Out? Is that a thing?

There's nothing wrong with being "semi-out", as you put it. Who you choose to come out to, as well as the time you choose to come out to them, is entirely dependent on what makes you feel most...
Forum: Games and Things January 11th 2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 35,275
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: What are you reading now?

Our Kind of Cruelty by Araminta Hall
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity January 11th 2019, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,984
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Telling people im gay when im really not

As other posters have already mentioned, sexuality is fluid. Realizing that your identity has changed/is different than you previously thought is completely valid! I actually had a similar experience...
Forum: Money Matters December 23rd 2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,379
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Do you budget for Christmas?

It may be too late for input since Christmas is only 2 days away, but I do force myself to have a budget for Christmas. I love buying gifts for the people in my life so I tend to go a little...
Forum: Fashion and Style July 18th 2018, 12:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,666
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Favorite season to dress in?

Autumn! In California, it's the best of both worlds so I can wear my favorite cardigans and boots and be cozy, but I can also keep some summer favorites in my wardrobe.
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity July 6th 2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,200
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Finding My Label

As scary as it can be, experimenting is one of the best ways to determine where you fall on a spectrum, as it gives you the most opportunities to test different things out and adjust based on what...
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity July 6th 2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,137
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: I'm so happy

It's great that you felt comfortable asking your brother to start using your preferred pronouns and that he was so supportive.
Forum: Arrivals and Departures June 3rd 2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 695
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: I am leaving...

Congratulations on the new job, Jenna! I'll miss seeing you around the site as much, but I'm so excited for you and this next chapter of your life! :)
Forum: Good Days! May 15th 2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,138
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: First step :)

I'm glad to hear that your appointment went well! I hope the community mental health team is beneficial for you and that they're able to help you find a treatment plan that works for you. :)
Forum: Technology and Gaming May 15th 2018, 01:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,489
Posted By Ambedo.
Upgrading SIM card.

I recently upgraded from a Galaxy S4 (I know, it's ancient) to a Galaxy S7 Edge. I bought the phone used and didn't realize that it uses a nano SIM while the S4 uses a micro SIM. Is there a way for...
Forum: Substance Use May 14th 2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,154
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: How to deal with life without cigarettes.

Quitting smoking is hard. There's no doubt about that. For me, it took about a year to finally lose the urge to buy a pack whenever I was stressed, anxious, or whenever I stopped at a gas station....
Forum: Announcements May 14th 2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,729
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Introducing loads of new volunteer roles.

I really like the new roles you've come up with! I'm excited to see how they all grow and what they add to TeenHelp.
Forum: Arrivals and Departures May 10th 2018, 07:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: I have arrived

Welcome to TeenHelp, Madi! It sounds like the assembly about bullying really struck a chord with you. I think it's great that you want to use what you learned from it, as well as your own...
Forum: Announcements May 10th 2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,768
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: Updated Mission Statement.

This looks great!
Forum: Arrivals and Departures May 1st 2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By Ambedo.
Forum: Friends and Family April 26th 2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 724
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: How to stop being scared?

Not having a healthy relationship with your parents can be tough. I'm sorry to hear that you feel afraid to be open with them about the things going on in your life for fear of getting in trouble....
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity April 25th 2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 3
Triggering (Bullying): I think my dad is a homophobe
Views: 1,991
Posted By Ambedo.
Re: I think my dad is a homophobe

II'm sorry to hear that your dad openly displayed such homophobic behavior. I can only imagine how difficult it was for you and your sister to see that side of him. It's great that the two of you...
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