Thursday, November 1st, 2007

Why an Only Child?

So why are more people only having 1 child today. Here are some of the most common answers: 1. Financial security – it’s simple math. 2. Children are an enormous time commitment – more children, more time. 3. 1 child is more manageable. I can personally attest to the chaos that reins when there are […]

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Thursday, November 1st, 2007

The Only Child Trend

The times are changing. Trends are shifting from the days when a family with 6 children was the norm. These days it is much more common to see families with 1-3 children. Consider these statistics: In 1972, 56% of people polled thought 3 or more children was ideal. In 1998, only 39% felt the same […]

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