Amy is a stay at home mum and volunteers for the Ping group at Young Scot.
Which young Scot inspires you?
Calvin Harris inspires me- he is young, knew what he wanted and worked super hard to get where he is today!
What is the best thing about growing up in Scotland?
Growing up in Scotland, I don’t know anything other but in comparison to other places we have loads of resources that support us and let us find what we like; lots of education opportunities and good healthcare.
What would you most like people from older generations to know about young people?
Young people may have different lives,but we are all trying our best.
What is your biggest achievement to date?
I had my first son at 16 and was lucky enough to manage to breastfeed for 2 years then 1.5 years later I had my second son both completely naturally and fed for another 2.5 years.
What would you most like to achieve in the future?
My goal is to save up like crazy to build my own house.
What message would you like to give to other young people in Scotland?
Think of where you want to be in the future and do it by breaking into little goals and ACHIEVE!
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