The Secrets to Happiness for Childfree Couples

How not having kids can help your relationship.

Childfree Trend on the Rise: Four Reasons Why!

Deconstructing the new trend of choosing a childfree life.

Are You Missing Out by Not Having Kids?

Are there actually some positives to not being a parent?

Choosing to be Childfree in a Changing World

After close consideration, why are more adults choosing a life without kids?

Childfree Bashing: An Everyday Happening

For childfree adults, it's a common occurrence to be misunderstood and maligned. What are your experiences?

Six Great Reasons to Never Have Children

Can you tell me why you want to be a parent?

Childfree: Truly Happy or Simply Justifying a Poor Choice?

Many parents say that childfree adults can't possible be complete without kids.

Childfree? How Did It Happen To You?

One in five women today reaches the end of their childbearing years and has not become a mom, but the stories behind the scenes are many.

Are Parents Really Happier Than Childfree Adults?

New research suggests that parents may be happier than their peers without kids—this conclusion goes directly against past data that showed childfree adults to have greater life satisfaction than parents.

Childfree Travel: A Growing Trend?

Last year I wrote about my own personal experience on a flight from Paris to Seattle seated across the aisle from a food-throwing, wailing 18-month-old whose mother did little to manage him.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Being Childfree

Any life choice has its positives and negatives, and parenting versus not-parenting is no different.

Childfree Personality Traits

The commonality that I propose exists for childfree adults is that we are individualistic.

Childfree Men: Misunderstood and Often Maligned!

Childfree men fly under the radar screen more often than do women who don't have kids. In our culture, the role of father is not deemed essential in the life of a man. But men who do not become dads are still viewed with suspicion, and they often get a bad rap!

Arguments Against the Villainization of Childfree Women

It seems unfair to generalize about women who are childfree, but just go online, and you'll come across myriad examples of this very topic. Sadly, many of these generalizations are negative and hurtful, and the comments are popping up worldwide. Let's take a look at a few that I've run across lately.

Childfree Women Have More Friends than Mothers! Fact or Fiction?

Intuitively, it would seem that a woman without kids would have an abundance of free time, and therefore more hours to devote to friendships. But for several reasons, this is not necessarily the case.

More Women Are Choosing Career over Motherhood: What’s Leading This Trend?

According to a recent New York Post article, 43 percent of college-educated women between the ages of 33 and 46 are childfree.  And many of these women appear to be bypassing motherhood altogether, as opposed to simply postponing it.