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When is a good time to stop having children?

I'm 25 with 1 child but want 2 more. Do you think having a child around 27 is too old?

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Asked by Anonymous at 7:23 PM on Feb. 24, 2009 in Just for Fun

Answers (15)
  • Okay..I'm borderline offended/upset here. Twenty-seven too old to have kids?

    I had my first at 37 and last at 40.


    Answer by TiccledBlue at 7:27 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • no, i say when your eggs are dried and shriveled up, thats when pple can not have any baby's lol

    Answer by americansugar80 at 7:28 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • No you're good to go.

    Answer by KARRIEMARIE at 7:29 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • id say stop when your done. im 27 and pregnant with number 2, i may or may not have another one. i know people who had kids into there 30's. it a personal preferance

    Answer by bkristine_00 at 7:30 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • 27?!?! Too old?!?! Hah! I was 40 and I'm not the oldest on here by far!

    When is a good time to stop? When you think you won't have the energy to keep up with a toddler or, as americansugar says, when your eggs are all gone.
    If you want them and can care for them, go for it until you hit menopause!

    Answer by kaycee14 at 7:31 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • I was almost 29 when my first was born. My sister is 30 and doesn't have kids and is planning to. 27 is definitely not too old to have a kid

    Answer by Silvertears1275 at 7:34 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • my mom had her youngest at 37... she's a great kid... at 8 years old she is best friends with my 6 year (she had me at 20)

    IShe has been at very different stages in her life with each of us... I am 25, my brother is 15 and my sister is 8. I think we all got a great childhood, and have a great momma

    Answer by LuckyClown at 7:35 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • Now is a good time for me I am 46! I have three grown teens. Done!

    Answer by mmmegan38 at 7:36 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • I was 34 when I had my last one. You've got plenty of time.

    Answer by Sue41 at 7:38 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • When you don't want any more.

    Answer by jaimie175 at 7:46 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

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