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All The Reasons I'm Not Having Children

“I always say my biological clock must be digital, because I’ve never heard it ticking.” ~Lucy Dillon

Having children is something I’ve been thinking about lately.

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Ageing

Irresponsible Date - Kevin Hart at the O2

Morning

It’s officially Autumn 2018. I can remember writing my Happy New Year post. Time really does go faster when you’re older(er) doesn’t it?

We kicked off our 9th month of the year with a date day out and trip to London, sans kidlets (freedom!) to see Kevin Hart’s Irresponsible Tour at the O2. 601 more words

Food

Plants, watermelon and no motherhood

Loving my beautiful white and plant-y flat.

Watermelon. I love watermelon.

The image from Jo about being a cool, childless aunt that travels and has money and everyone thinks is cool. Reignited me.

Personally? Child-free.

Personally? I’d be a great mother. I’ve been taking care of babies and children since I was 7 years old. I have a degree in Child Development. 261 more words

Life

Not really a Handmaid’s Tale

I cannot have children. I no longer have the biological parts to do so. If our country suddenly decided to adopt the totalitarianism of Margaret Atwood’s dystopian Handmaid’s Tale, I would not be one of the enslaved handmaids (praise be). 763 more words

Ponderings

Maydenhood and Motherhoode

My lord husband and I were watching Michelle Wolfe last night on Netflix. I love the way she talks about feminism and women’s issues, and, surprisingly, I also enjoy her quips about motherhood. 1,127 more words

Family And Personal Life

Isolating Women

I’ve spent all of my adult life trying to foster sisterhood through various means in different settings. Despite it being something I have always craved and needed, it has always been, continues to be, and likely will always be a Sisyphean endeavour. 4,389 more words

Feminism