Most couples who get married or decide to live together generally plan to have children.
Several years ago, having big families was common and this was seen as an advantage.
What is important is that you raise your child to be a loving, respectful and responsible person.
A mid-career changer who has worked for government or a large corporation has worked in a completely different environment from that of someone who has spent his working life in small business.
An only child gets his/her parents undivided attention.4. An only child may get too much pressure from parents, to perform well or excel in school and other activities4.
An only child does not have to deal with other siblings5. The parents of an only child tend to be overprotective.5.
But you always have to consider a few very important things: If you answered yes to all these questions, then you are ready to add another child to the family but if you hesitated on even one of these questions, think carefully.
Remember, that the number of your children does not define who you are as a parent.
An only child may be pressure to have children in order to carry on the family name.8.
An only child may become burdened about being the sole caregivers of elderly parents.9.