Child-Free For A Reason: People Share Why They Don't Want Kids
One person on Reddit said she grew up helping to raise younger siblings or had other caregiving responsibilities, leaving them feeling "all mothered out."
Another said they don't want to bring children into the current or future world due to concerns about climate change, political instability, or other issues.
Stress and Responsibility
Some people are not interested in the stress, responsibility, and dedication required to care for children, especially after a long day at work.
Some people simply don't have a desire to have children and don't see themselves as parents.
Lack of Desire
One person said she enjoys the peace, quiet, cleanliness, and free time that comes with not having children.
Peace, Quiet, and Money
Lack of Parental Instinct
Another said they don't have a strong parental instinct and don't feel the desire to have children.
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