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What is the perfect number of kids to raise? 1? 2? 6?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:41 PM on Nov. 9, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • How ever many you can handle without going insane. That being said, I think 3 is as many as I can handle.
    Namaste17

    Answer by Namaste17 at 5:43 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I like my one
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:43 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • My Opinion.. 2 or 3.. But I am the oldest of 6 girls, no boys lol
    PjsMommy06

    Answer by PjsMommy06 at 5:43 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • can you tell I'm a mom of a toddler? lol
    Namaste17

    Answer by Namaste17 at 5:43 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • The perfect number is not going to be the same for everyone. Some people are comfortable with one child; some what a large family. As long as you can provide for & take care of your children, then whatever number you like is perfect.
    lisa89j

    Answer by lisa89j at 5:44 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • When a friend was pregnant for the third time she was worried "because now they will out number me and my husband"! lol
    Lisa89j has it right, will be different for everyone. I have four and can not imagine not having them all. Maybe, with a capital M I would have had more if I did not work full time!
    chris219

    Answer by chris219 at 5:47 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • 3 as long as you have the opposite sex involved
    iSherryAFmama

    Answer by iSherryAFmama at 5:48 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I have one and some days I think thats all I want. But I think I will end up between 5 and eight
    JacyB

    Answer by JacyB at 5:56 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • There is no perfect number for everyone. Each family has their personal perfect number. For my family - 4 children.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 6:01 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I grew up with 3 hated odd number- someone always left out but ended up with 3
    raisingmen

    Answer by raisingmen at 6:15 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

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