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Church and the child free singleton

Reasons why child free singleton Bridget Jones might not like church

1. Parish churches can be somewhat dominated by social functions that require catering and other homemaker arts. 450 more words


My free weekend

A few weeks ago, I had a child-free, husband-free weekend. It was glorious. Don’t get me wrong, I was delighted to see them when they returned after 48 hours. 812 more words


A Deeper Call to Being Child-Free

I knew from the age of 4 that I did not want to have children. “I’m going to have puppies!” was my declaration when someone imposed their kid-wanting assumptions on me, when I was just a kid myself (why do people do that?). 629 more words

Self Care

Only the Lonely

There are so many people out there who seem to know what’s best for me and what I need to live my life. It’s amazing I’ve grown to the ripe old age of 39 (several times now) and am still able to function and even dress myself. 1,617 more words

Relating To "The Ugly Duckling," Especially Today!

Living your truth does not make you popular sometimes. My parents raised me to be true to myself, be kind and considerate and own my mistakes. 767 more words

Heart & Soul


Last night I heard Sir David Attenborough say that in his 90 year lifespan the human population has tripled. That sent a shiver down my spine. 479 more words


The Dumbest Things Parents Say to Other Adults

I’ve never been great at keeping my opinions to myself. My colleagues at work have told me time and time again that I have a “face” when someone says something I disagree with. 479 more words