Holiday Suggestions for the ChildfreeAuthor: Marcia Drut-Davis, “Confessions of a Childfree Woman”(A life spent swimming against the mainstream. Amazon.comhttp://childfreereflections.com (Free resource guide)www.facebook.com/childfreereflections ...more
More and more is out there these days on reasons why people are choosing to have no children. One recent post is by Hannah, on feministing. She lists 5 reasons. Whether she knows it or not, they do some back door demystifying on the childfree choice. ...more
My husband and I are DINKs, dual income no kids. I have been hearing this term circulating lately in negative connotation. I thought in this day and age with gay marriages, open gays in the military and black president, DINKs would be more accepted. We are still considered selfish, unloving and irresponsible. Thank goodness mostly only by people who don't know us!
I am always surprised how quick people are to judge without knowing our stories. Before they judge, they never ask me why we don't have children....more
I will never be anyone’s mother in the biological, legal or fiduciary meaning of the word. But I am in the most traditional sense of the word, maternal. I know as well as any parent what it means to sacrifice willingly for a very long stretch of time. ...more