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What is your ideal number of children?

Mine would be 4, but it's looking like 3 more and more each day lol. We are currently on our 2nd. If we are more finanacially stable by the time time we have a 3rd child we might go for another one.

 
cynprz

Asked by cynprz at 4:55 PM on Jun. 30, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (21)
  • I'm 36 weeks pregnant with #4...I'm DONE. FOR REAL. I'm in the worst pain i've EVER been in.
    CAGirl4

    Answer by CAGirl4 at 4:56 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • 3, but I ended up with 4 bc my bf had one when we got together.
    Memigen

    Answer by Memigen at 4:56 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • i have 2 boys but i would like to add a girl to it
    shannonsmom555

    Answer by shannonsmom555 at 4:56 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I would LOVE 5.. but I will settle for 3. :-)
    FatGirl239

    Answer by FatGirl239 at 4:57 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I'd love two but we've been trying for over 4 years so it looks like my guy will be a singleton. It doesn't bother me that much except when people tell me that having an only child is wrong and that I'm depriving him. I just reply with something like "I'll be sure to tell my ovaries to start functioning right away." Shuts them up without being too mean.
    RhondaVeggie

    Answer by RhondaVeggie at 4:57 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I have 2 kids and that's my ideal number.
    angelica02985

    Answer by angelica02985 at 4:57 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I have 3 boys and 1 girl now, to me that is my perfect number. My husband however would like for us to try for another girl, we are debating considering my youngest is only going to be 1, but we've been talking about it for about 4 months so maybe soon. After that, absolutely, positively, we are done!

    LuvmyFam6

    Answer by LuvmyFam6 at 4:58 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • 2
    beyondhopes

    Answer by beyondhopes at 4:58 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I have 4 would love more, but this is as much as we could afford. My father used to say the perfect number of kids is 2...they had 4, LOL
    Tiffatoe

    Answer by Tiffatoe at 4:58 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • 3. I have 2 already, but I have to make an appointment with my OB cause I have 2 doctors telling me I need to rethink having another baby (I have back issues they said I will get worse) so probably going to call tomorrow.
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 5:01 PM on Jun. 30, 2010