Many of us grow up with the expectation that we’ll have children someday. But for some of us, making the decision to have children can be disapproved of—or at the very least surprising to—our family or community, whether our concerns are financial, philosophical, or spiritual. Whether we are making the decision with a partner or on our own, we sometimes want some guidance from those who more closely understand our concerns.
Aged thirty-seven, single and having experienced two miscarriages, Genevieve Roberts found out that her fertility levels were dwindling. On hearing this news, she made the courageous decision to embark on motherhood solo and eventually became pregnant using a sperm donor.
Baby or Childfree? Which will it Be? Is this decision keeping you up at night? Do you feel terrified you will regret your decision? Are you paralyzed by this high-stakes choice? Now you can get off the fence and get on with your life.
We live in a world that tells women they’ll regret not having kids, even though only WE can be the experts about our own lives. Marie has known the answer to “should I have a baby?” since she was a little girl, and it’s always been a clear NO.