Here’s a good piece of celebrity eye candy coupled with some intriguing answers from some that are childfree: Ten Celebrities Give Their Reasons For Being Childless By Choice | Mommyish.
We promise to post some more celebrity and childfree intrigue soon. Some of these things are old news, but never dated, and still an interesting reads or resources maybe…
Celebrity reproduction is a huge industry. With websites devoted to Hollywood pregnancy and starlet offspring, celebs are constantly pressured to explain their choices about having children. We here at Mommyish feel pretty sympathetic towards these celebrities, because hey, awkward questions suck! Unfortunately, actresses like Jennifer Aniston and Cameron Diaz seem to be regularly harassed about the contents of their uterus and just when they’re going to procreate.
The slideshow and quotes are worth examining. Here are a few highlights:
“At my age, definitely. The reality is, with the way I live my life, I wouldn’t have the patience. I’d sort of want people born at the age of 10, I think.”
“I don’ t want anything clouding my focus.”
“We thought about it. We love to be around children after they’ve been fed and bathed. But we ultimately decided that we don’ t want children of our own. There is far too much glass in our house.”“I love the little suckers; they’re so cute but I love sleep so much and I worry about everything.”
- Saying No to Kids in Britain (blogher.com)
- No Kids for Kim Kardashian? (WhyNoKIds.com)
- Celebrities, WiNKs, Taboos and The Childfree Apology (WhyNoKIds.com)
- Not a Loser, Baby (WhyNoKIds.com)
- Even Movie Stars are Challenged by Parenting and Non-Parenting Roles (WhyNoKIds.com)