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Reasons to NOT have another baby?

Whats yours??

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Asked by Anonymous at 11:47 AM on Sep. 20, 2010 in General Parenting

Answers (15)
  • I'm too old
    I like my life how it is now
    Its expensive to raise a kid

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 11:48 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • Medical, I was told it was too dangerous to have another.

    Answer by Scuba at 11:49 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I'm 45 and had my tubes tied.

    Answer by mompam at 11:50 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I have four
    I'm tired of being pregnant
    We probably can't afford another one
    I don't want to..

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 11:51 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • Its his turn to carry one :P

    Answer by an-apple-a-day at 11:52 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I did not have a reason at all, i only wanted two healthy babies via boys or girls and i have two amazing daughters.

    Answer by MTM at 11:53 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I finally have some freedom back now that my "baby" is 3'
    I have a boy and a girl and our family feels complete
    I don't think we could afford to have another child without taking away some of the other activities that we like to do as a family.

    Answer by foxracing43701 at 11:54 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I plan on being married before I have ANY more.

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 11:55 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I'm topped out trying to educate my crew. I adopted the last two, so age isn't the deal......I can't imagine doing another toddler with my low estrogen though~

    Answer by surfcitymom at 11:57 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • Divorced and not dating, so no man around to GET pregnant by
    Finances are already tight
    No space in the house for a baby
    Can't take the time off for another baby
    Kids are 12 and 10, don't want to "start over"
    Concerns over PPD w/ a 3rd pregnancy

    Answer by geminilove at 12:08 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

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