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    Default Really large families

    The Radfords, the Bonnells, the Duggars.. I find large families fascinating. Surely I am not the only one.

    Could you do it?

    WOULD you do it?

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    Ermmm, I have one child who is 7...enough said!

    Each to their own I guess, but it’s not for me.

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    I love counting on and bringing up bates!

    Could I?? Um... I could be pregnant 20 times! I love being pregnant.
    Could i raise that many kids? No. I have many beliefs about child development and care, which would make it impossible. I would feel too stretched and like I couldn't give each their own amount of attention.

    Would I? No.
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    I couldn’t. I like a bigger family but 6 is enough for me. I don’t feel stretched or past my limit but I wouldn’t want to risk getting past it.
    We couldn’t provide the life we want to if we had too many more.

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    No and no. Congrats to those mums that can go past 3 kids. I have 3 and 11, 2 and 6 wks.

    Ds1 11 OMG driving me CRAZY with his hormonal outbursts ! I don’t think I could that to many times.

    Tbh we wouldn’t be able to afford it either. Yes my house is big enough with 5 bedrooms 2 kitchens/dining/lounge/bathroom.

    My body is done being pregnant with the physical aspects. To many issues the more kids I had. I’m also 41 now the arthritis is my hands is getting worse aswell.

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    Good lord no, i feel like i should have stopped at 1 and I only have 2.
    I dont bat an eye when i see large families, im from one and my brother has a large family but i couldnt do it.

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    Ask me after I have my third lol. DF would Love a massive family.

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    I have a large family, it can be hard at times, but my oldest ones have left and are doing their own things, still considered a large family with the ones I have left at home though.

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    No way I could do it but I certainly find these families fascinating.

    I wonder how much help the mothers get, I get the feeling that the teenage girls would do a lot around the house.

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    No & no. I didn’t have to think too hard about that.


 

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