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Are you under 24 and having your third or more?

How do you feel about it and how do others feel? Mine are 4 and will be 2, so I'm happy but my family doesnt agree....

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AshJoe05

Asked by AshJoe05 at 10:11 PM on Sep. 18, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • I'm turning 23 in November and I've got a 2 1/2 y/o, 1 1/2 y/o, and 6 month old. Even though everyone knows we plan on having a large family we've still gotten grief for every one after the first. I personally can't wait to have more =)
    dedicatedrider

    Answer by dedicatedrider at 10:14 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I'm 22 and I have a 3 yr old and a 1 yr old and a 3 almost 4 yr old stepson.
    I'm happy where my life is and I think I was meant to have my children (both failed BC) I don't care what my family thinks or anyone else. As long as I love and take care of my children, that's what matters.
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 10:14 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I was under 24 with 3 at one time. I am now 26 with 4. I would love one more, but my health just won't let me.
    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 10:17 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I had my first at 23. I know some of our family thought we were too young, but we were already married five years by then. I generally don't have an opinion about when others are having their babies if they are good parents. My husband's biological mother was a mess. My husband was her third child and his dad was her fourth husband, and she was only 22! She's had four kids and was married and divorced five times in her early twenties. That's an extreme I have an opinion about. Otherwise, take care of your kids and have a happy life. :) Screw people who are too concerned about how others are living their lives.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 10:17 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I had my 3rd child when I was 22- No one was happy, nor are they now- though my sister has had 6 that she can not even manage to feed and bathe... But, she's 11 years my senior so shu *must* be better. *eye roll*
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 10:19 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • Where I am a little past 24 now, I had 3 by the time I was 22. I have 4 great kids now. I want to retire (hopefully) by the time I am 60ish. I needed to have my babies when I was young.
    KARRIEMARIE

    Answer by KARRIEMARIE at 10:19 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I am 24 have a 3.5 yr old and an almost 1 yr old (next week :( ) we are TTC baby #3. My family is very religous so they were not happy at first but they love the boys and have learned to accept that I am who i am and that is not changing.
    JrsMommy07

    Answer by JrsMommy07 at 10:19 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I'm 24 and i have a 2 1/2 and 14 month old. My family expected id get pregnant with my first but when i told them i was pregnant with ym son they asked me if i'd been to the dr and i said no so my mother told me she hoped the dr said i wasn't pregnant...thanks mom. ugh
    Smiley001

    Answer by Smiley001 at 10:35 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I had 2 by the time I was 23 and then finally and yes I mean finally had my 3rd at 28.
    angelluvgoddess

    Answer by angelluvgoddess at 11:30 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I had my 1st son at 18, my 2nd son at 19 && now I'm pregnant with my 1st daughter && she will be born 2 weeks before my 22nd birthday. Our families don't agree but we wanted our children close together and we wanted to be young parents. This is however our last. I want to be able to live comfortably and allow my children to enjoy life.
    reigndrops12689

    Answer by reigndrops12689 at 8:18 AM on Sep. 19, 2010

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