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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

Being child free & Polyamory

I made a decision a long time ago to not have my own children. As a young woman when I have voiced this decision it is generally met by a range of responses “you’ll change your mind”, “it’s different when they are your own”, “you’ll never know true love until to have children” and many more. 252 more words


If you've met one Aspie...

…Then you’ve met one Aspie, or so sayeth the saying (which is completely true).  It doesn’t take too long to realize that although there are many deep, unusual common threads, there’s as much diversity among Aspies as there is among the rest of the population. 1,632 more words

Me time 😘👩

Today I have an afternoon for just me. Which is rare. I usally work all day on a Friday but because the weather is terrible it’s making trade quiet. 127 more words

Single in the Sanctuary: To My Never-Existed 18-Year-Old

When I was young, I thought I was going to have children.  I thought I was going to have my first child at 25 after getting married at 22.   350 more words


Who? What? When? Where? WHY?

INFERTILITY. Who is affected? What is infertility? When should you look into your fertility? Where do you go for help & support? Why is it happening? 1,029 more words


Let's Hang Out! The Child Free Not By Choice Social Conundrum

A Week in the Life of an Infertility Survivor Pt3

One of the greatest losses stemming from infertility and childlessness for me is the hefty strain it has put on socializing and forming relationships with people.  2,420 more words