Tagged: expectations

Why I Chose Not to Have Children

Today’s guest post comes from my friend Christina who I met last year through Meetup last year.  She is pretty clear on why she chose not have children.  Instead, she’s decided to travel all around the...

Not a Conscious Decision: It Just Happened

This contributor named Helena (not her real name) lives in Slovakia, a country where not many people consciously choose to not have children.  Thank you for sharing your story.  I especially related to the challenges of connecting...

Keep the Adventure Alive

Today’s testimonial comes from Victoria (not her real name), 26-year-old single woman. Thanks so much for your submission! I come from a family of six kids (I’m #5) and the idea of having kids when...

Thirty-Five and On the Edge

When my mother was thirty-eight years old, she became pregnant with my brother. This was thirty-one years ago and technology was different back then. The doctors wanted to stick a long needle into her belly and...