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Zoe’s Story

Recently I was invited to a baby shower. It was my first baby shower – a rather extravagant event that I’m reliably told has crossed our shores from the US.… Read the rest
Overcoming fear

The truth is, there cannot be real growth without pain

By Nina Steele None of us like the idea of pain and suffering and frankly why should we? Why shouldn’t we just sail through life only experiencing joy, be surrounded by people who love us and only have our best interest at heart?… 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

News

Why this woman never wanted children

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Oprah and why she chose to remain chidlfree

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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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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