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A Rosser’s Story

When I hit 40 I realised that I was in a minority. I was different, because all the women I knew had children or wanted children. I did not have any and I did not want any.… Read the rest
Gratitude

That overwhelming feeling of joy when you realise how fortunate you are

By Nina Steele It is one of those moments when something suddenly makes you feel profoundly grateful for being alive. For me, this feeling is often triggered by a piece of music or sometimes it arises out of nowhere.… Read the rest
Childless

Why it pays to start planning for old age years in advance

By Nina Steele Working with older people has taught me how unpredictable old age can be and how important it is to plan well in advance.… Read the rest

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Watch video: Whatever Floats Your Boat, Perspectives on Motherhood

Whatever Floats Your Boat, Perspectives on Motherhood from Maryanne Pope on Vimeo. WFYB Facilitated Discussion from Maryanne Pope on Vimeo. Read more

A Widow's Awakening

Read Nina Steele’s article on childlessness in the Mail & Guardian Africa

Why the stigma attached to being childless in Africa is far greater than in the West. Read the full article in the Mail & Guardian Africa Read more

Jennifer Aniston defends her choice to remain Childfree, again!

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nonparents.com in the Boston Globe

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nonparents.com in the Daily Herald

nonparents.com was featured in the Daily Herald. Read the full press release. Read more

Childless by choice

Childfree Author Laura Carroll’s Interview with Fab Over 50

When did you decide you didn’t want to have kids? The signs were there early. I was never really interested in playing ‘mom’ or dolls. In Junior High, I was taking all these occupational inventories about things you could grow up to be. I was much more interested in thinking about career than looking into the future about when I would be a mom. A lot of women may have felt this way, but still chose a more conventional route and had kids because of outside pressures. Why do you Read more

Cameron Diaz: childless and happy

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Being Childless by choice and its many challenges

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There is more to life than having Children

The official nonparents.com video is now on youtube, view and share. Read more

1 in 5 women age 45 are childless according to figures from the ONS

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