On Being Childfree

A series I started in March 2019 to offer a space for those who are child-free either by choice or circumstance to share their stories. Supporting anyone who has faced judgement, intrusive questions and feels isolated in the hope we can help others to see there is a way forward.


On Being Childfree – Revisit and Relaunch

Hi everyone, and welcome back to the On Being Childfree series after a little break. First of all I wanted to say a big thank…

On Being Childfree – Laura’s Story

Happy Friday everyone – albeit subdued with these unprecedented days. I hope you’re all safe and well. This week we have Laura and her partner…

On Being Childfree – Jane’s Story

Well here we are, as official to a first anniversary (Sunday) as it’s going to get. It’s been an incredible year for this series, and…

On Being Childfree – Anne’s Story

It’s incredible to think that I’ve been hosting stories for almost a whole year. So many sobering, emotional, poignant, inspiring strong stories. Today I welcome…

On Being Childfree – J’s Story

After taking a break last week whilst I was away, I’m delighted to welcome J to the blog this week to share her story. J…

On Being Childfree – Sophie’s Story

Welcome back to a new week and we’re underway with a new story for the On Being Childfree series. There’s been a really overwhelming response…

On Being Childfree – The Year Ahead

Hello lovely readers and thank you for checking back on the On Being Childfree series as we kick of 2020. You may know that I…