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Talking About Tokophobia — The Fear of Pregnancy

Tokophobia — The Fear of Pregnancy

Talking About Tokophobia — The Fear of Pregnancy Tokophobia — the fear of pregnancy —affects up ten percent of women today. While most women with tokophobia are actually not childfree, as many as one in ten childfree women have this fear. Because of this, I think tokophobia needs our attention. So, let’s talk about it! […]

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My So-Called Selfish Life — An Upcoming Childfree Documentary

My So-Called Life — An Upcoming Childfree Documentary

Click HERE to help fund this film! What is the biggest misconception about childfree people? The one I hear the most is that we are selfish. In fact, just two days ago I got a lovely (lovely is code for totally not lovely) comment describing how selfish I am as a childfree millennial. And that’s […]

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What in the World is Antinatalism? I Ask Antinatalists to Find Out

what is antinatalism?

What in the World is Antinatalism? I Ask Antinatalists to Find Out Just what is antinatalism? My first time hearing the word was while listening to a podcast, which podcast I, unfortunately, do not remember (UPDATE: Reader Marcus figured out that this is the interview I heard via YouTube as opposed to a podcast). However, […]

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Winning the Liebster Award – Childfree Blogger Recognition

Winning the Liebster Award – Childfree Blogger Recognition Many thanks to April of Travelling Wanderer for nominating me to receive the Liebster Award! Prior to this nomination, I only knew that this award was one for bloggers. I always thought it was neat to see people recognized for their blogging work but I didn’t foresee […]

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How to Stop Fearing Regret and Find Clarity

A few weeks ago, we delved into the topic of regret. It was once assumed that every parent loved being a parent, but we now know that’s not true. As a childfree person nearing closer and closer to thirty years old, I am often warned that I will eventually regret my decision to be childfree. While I […]

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“I Would Give Anything to Not Be Their Mom”: An Interview About Parental Regret

“You’re going to regret not having children.” Whether this statement is given as a warning or uttered out of ignorance, if you’re childfree, you’ve probably heard this before. In retaliation to parents’ bluntness, some childfree people have been know to reply, “Well, do you regret having children?” This question is, of course, meant to be a conversation […]

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The Struggle to Sterilization: An Interview with Childfree Woman of 2016

The Struggle to Sterilization

The Struggle to Sterilization: An Interview with Childfree Woman of 2016 There has been a lot of buzz lately about women’s reproductive rights. After reading the many stories of women speaking out about their method of choice for birth control, I was even inspired to share mine. I also felt encouraged to get in touch Crystal […]

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Formerly Childfree: Insights From a Mother of Two

Hello everyone and happy Monday! Today I am talking with Erin. Erin is the married mother of two adorable little girls, Brontë, age 4, and Bridget, age 2. Erin is also the founder and author of the popular parenting blog Bubbles and Beebots. Yes, you read that correctly, a parenting blog.

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