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A Dozen Reasons Having Dogs > Having Kids (For Me)

Occasionally people think that people with pets and without children are choosing pets over kids or that pets are a good precursor to kids. I don’t fit either scenario. Even if I wanted kids, I’d still have dogs. But even if I didn’t have dogs, I still wouldn’t want kids. Read more →

Deciding to Be Childfree: 24 Reasons for My Choice (Part 2)

Last time, I shared the first 12 reasons in the list I came up with to help me decide whether to be childfree or have children. Today I’ll share another dozen. Again, they’re just in the order I came up with them, not in the order of importance. 13. My Read more →

Deciding to Be Childfree: 24 Reasons for My Choice (Part 1)

While I never specifically wanted to have children, I used to assume I would eventually. When exes brought up kids and I balked, I figured it wasn’t the right time or they weren’t the right one. When I got married and my husband would talk about kids in the future, Read more →

Introducing Childfree Corner: What It Will Be & Why I’m Starting It

On this day in 1973, the National Organization for Non-Parents (NON) had a ‘Non-Parents Day’ on which they named a female and male Non-parent of the year. This year, childfree writers and bloggers Laura Carroll (on whose site I first read about this day), Marcia Drut-Davis (whose memoir I recently Read more →

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