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Do you feel older since you started having children?

I sure do!


Asked by sbastille at 12:53 PM on Nov. 5, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • I am 38, and although I remain a child in spirit, my body feels alot older than before the baby. I am tired, my back hurts, I never sleep a full night, and I dont get to eat as nutrtionally as i want to. i woundn't trade any of these complaints to go back to being childless though!

    Answer by livetolaughlove at 2:50 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • I know I'm older, but I still feel 20. Then I think that I have an 8 1/2 year old so I can't be 20.


    Answer by Pnukey at 1:18 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • Yes , I have 4 and they all range from 4-8 . I am 28 and fell older , plus I guess it don't help that my husband is 46 and all we do is stay at home . But I love it !!

    Answer by katherine4 at 1:23 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • no =(
    i still feel like im way to young,especially while i see myself in the mirror,i look young and i start to think wow im having a baby!!

    Answer by misty91 at 1:40 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • Yes I have three kids from 5-12 and I look at things different then I use to when I was younger,and I look in the mirror and see myself not older but wiser.

    Answer by geenabelle at 1:48 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • I feel more "grown up", but not necessarily older.

    Answer by gypsysmiles at 2:01 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • No I actually feel younger then I did when I was 16???

    Answer by Lizzie32390 at 2:17 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • Nope. I am tired, but I feel vibrant and proud to be 30, a mother of 2 and I want MORE!!! Does that make me a masochist?! I think having kids was a huge wake up call, and I needed it. Without my DDs, I would still be settling for not getting ahead.

    Answer by ThaMCE at 3:50 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • Gosh glad im not the only one. I feel sooo much older than I am!!

    Answer by EmilyRoseLovett at 3:55 PM on Nov. 5, 2008