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How many children?

How many children did you want to have before you started having kids? How many do you have and are you done or having more?

For me and my hubby he wanted 8 and I wanted 3. We settled on 5 but now we have 3 and we are very much done having kids!

 
My3LittleGirls

Asked by My3LittleGirls at 5:04 PM on Jul. 1, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • well i always wanted 6 growing up. when i met my hubby we each had 2, then we had one together and we just found out we are 5 weeks along with #6
    cassie_m

    Answer by cassie_m at 5:06 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • I want 4 and he wants 2 and we now have 3. He wants to be done but I still want one more so we shall see:)
    lil_angel00

    Answer by lil_angel00 at 5:06 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • I always said 2 and I think that's all we're going to have.
    KJohnson4762

    Answer by KJohnson4762 at 5:06 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • We didn't want kids... Now we have 3... What can I say, sex happens!
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 6:50 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • lol I like your compromising skillz.

    It changed for me sometimes. I could envision myself in the future with 3 teens and I daydreamed days at the beach and amusment parks as a family.
    3gigglemonsters

    Answer by 3gigglemonsters at 5:08 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • Always knew that I wanted a large family. Never really had a "set" number, but I wanted a couple girls, and a couple boys. Things didn't "exactly" work out the way I wanted, but I am none the less very very blessed. I have 7 boys, and had my first girl last November :) but she will be the only girl, cuz we are all done. I am quite content with my 8 munchkins.
    kiddosX8

    Answer by kiddosX8 at 5:08 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • I want 4 (or as many as it takes to have a girl. lol) He wants to have as many as God will let us! Ha easy for him to say! I don't think I'd have more than 6. Now we have 2 and are gonna start trying for #3 next year.
    jenae_gist

    Answer by jenae_gist at 5:11 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • I always said I wanted at least 4...
    Hubs wants at least 2...

    we currently have one, he's 19 months. and I'm ACHING to have another baby soon! lol
    we're definitely having at LEAST two...hopefully 3 or 4 :)
    carliemarie1015

    Answer by carliemarie1015 at 5:12 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • i wanted a house full lol. now that i have 2 , my dh says that is enough but i would love 1 more
    rainfey

    Answer by rainfey at 5:17 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • We always said 2 but are done at 1
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 5:27 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

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