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How far apart is a good age to have kids?

like my mom waited 3 years with my sister and me. And then my aunt had my cousin and then 10 years later had my other cousin....see 10 year is too long.


Asked by proudmomwifey at 4:13 PM on Apr. 15, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • my girls are almost 26 months apart and i think its a perfect amount of time between

    Answer by FL_Mommy_2 at 4:19 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • my kids are just over 2 years apart. it's a good spread in my opinion.

    Answer by sassbott_5000 at 4:16 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • I would do every 2 maybe 3 years but I was doing that but will my last two I do not know what we was thinking lol

    Answer by Mz.PhatPhat at 4:17 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • There is no perfect answer. You cannot predict the personalities of your children.

    Answer by kara_g. at 4:24 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • What ever is right for you and your family. We have a almost 5 year old and a 1 year old. We tried for 1 year before we got pregnant with our second.

    Answer by MommaM2 at 4:42 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • 3-4 years

    Answer by Mom2Rylin at 5:28 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • My girls are 3 years apart. I think that's good b/c you already have experience with the first child so they're not too close together.

    Answer by QueenBee319 at 5:33 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • When the one before is potty trained and weaned off the bottle or at least 2 years in between.

    Answer by debj49 at 5:34 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • Its all depending on how you feel after your first pregnancy. I think I'll have my kids one-two years apart but then wait after awhile then have more.

    Answer by swbohsix at 7:14 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • from my personal experince 10 years is way to long. my brother and i are 9 & a half years apart and its awful because my brother and i have nothing in common...

    Answer by taleasoldastime at 7:57 PM on Apr. 15, 2009