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Childfreedom Part II: Why and how I turned out this way

Everyone who chooses this lifestyle has their own reasons. As I stated in the introductory post, the reasons people choose Child-freedom are as diverse as people themselves. 4,321 more words


Child-Freedom, Part I: What it is, and Why I Want to Write About it.

This is the first installation in a series of posts I’ve written about being Child-Free.

We live in a pro-natalist society, and childrearing is often seen as a neccessary step in one’s life’s path. 1,388 more words


Reproductive gossip and being enough

This August, I’ll be married to my Yankee husband for 7 years. I’m 30 years old, he’ll be 34 in September. I was married at 23 years old, young by today’s norms. 252 more words


Hold the Kids, Please. Seriously, Hold Them. I Don't Want To.


I never want kids. Not in an, “Oh, I haven’t found the right guy” kind of way, or a “Just not right now” kind of way. 1,369 more words


Do you think it's a good idea to have kids?

I have one sister. I’m glad I can say she’s one of my favorite people. My sister is married, going on 3 years now. She’s turning 30 this year. 922 more words

Who Knows What I'll Want in 10 Years

People don’t understand that there might be more to life than getting married and having kids. To some, starting a family might be their goal. I get if you want to have a family of your own someday. 826 more words

Living Child-free with No Regrets

How can I really feel fulfilled in my life? How do I fill my life with what I really love and enjoy?

This you tube workshop with Fertility Planit discusses child free living and the process of embracing this decision that is for some… touched a chord in me. Enjoy.