should I mention future plans for a family when interviewing?

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A reader writes: I could use a hiring manager’s eye on my answer to “Where do you see yourself in five years?” Honestly, once my student loans are paid off and my husband and I buy a house, I think I am going to try to drop to part time or quit work entirely and focus on raising a family. This will probably be 2-3 years into the future. However, I can’t guarantee that, for example, we won’t have fertility problems that delay kids for a few years, or that I won’t decide that I can’t do the whole stay-at-home-mom thing and need to dive back into work. . . .

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