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“Who will care for me?” – an editorial

This editorial from The Boston Globe describes one man’s thoughts on aging childfree. Who will care for me? Anxiously staring down old age as one of tens of millions of baby boomers likely to be left on their own. By Phil Primack, JUNE 30, 2013 KALI CIESEMIER DURING ONE OF MY REGULAR VISITS to my 91-year-old mother’s […]

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Dogs Bond Like Babies

Dogs bond with their owners in ways similar to children with parents, according to findings from a new study published in the journal PLOS ONE (a more accessible discussion of the study’s findings, pictured below, can be read here). This probably isn’t surprising to most dog owners. Even as someone who has never owned a dog (I love them; […]

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Not on the same page regarding kids? Seven Tips from Laura Scott, Author & Coach

Many thanks to Laura Scott for today’s guest post. Laura is an author, coach, documentarian, and blogger. And she is a part of the wonderful world of smart, interesting, and supportive fellow childfree bloggers we’ve had the pleasure of becoming better acquainted with during our own blogging excursions. Here, Laura shares seven tips to help […]

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Pick-a-Child: Round 4

Mystery… Intrigue… Wine This is it, folks! Our fourth, and very last, wine review in the Pick-a-Child series we know you’ve been waiting with bated breath for, much like a tween anticipating the latest and greatest from dear J.K. Rowling. This week we’re reviewing the 2009 Chateau les Barraillots Margaux. Believe it or not, we found […]

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Childfree Thanks to our Dads

Happy Father’s Day! As we did for our moms on Mother’s Day, we’d like to take a moment to give thanks to our dads on this Father’s Day. Though we can only speak from the experience of being the children of parents, we feel confident in our assertion that it’s not easy being a parent (we […]

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Travel Companion

Crazy Baby Takes Roatan As you’ve heard, we’re childfree, but we’re traveling with our own Crazy Baby this year. Long story-short, Amy’s nephew and niece (who we love and find to be awesome and hilarious) found this creepy doll in the basement of their new vacation home. We decided to take it on our trip […]

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Pick-a-Child: Round 3

Ok, you know the drill by now. In this, our third installment of Pick-a-Child – previous installment here – we review a 2008 Chateau Beausejour Pentimento, described in one review as having “a way of capturing old world style with its stony soil notes.”  “Soil notes.” Sounds like a baby. However, we prefer our soil notes in a […]

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#ChildfreeAdventures

A Room with a View You might have noticed that our posts for the last week or so have been coming to you from the beautiful tropical island of Roatan. Roatan is in the Caribbean, just off the coast of Honduras. We love it here. It’s one of our favorite places to enjoy #childfreeadventures. We’ve […]

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Pick-a-Child: Round 2

Next Up In this post we pick up where we last left off, reviewing the second candidate competing for our affections. Remember, we’re making an important decision here: which wine will we provide space and love for in our home? Which do we want to nurture as it matures? On deck we’ve got the 2006 Chateau Barreyres […]

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Planning for Care Without Kids

You’re Going to Die Alone! A recent Huff Post Live segment featured a discussion of what poor old us without kids are to do without the “built-in safety net” that kids supposedly provide. The segment begins with the following claim: “As people grow older, they often turn to their children for care, assistance, and camaraderie.” The […]

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