(Closed) What kind of family do you want?

posted 4 years ago in Married Life
  • poll: What kind of family do you want?
    A big family, lots of kids, dogs/cats running around, full of laughter and love : (101 votes)
    23 %
    One or two kids, maybe an animal, full of love and upgrades :) : (256 votes)
    59 %
    No kids, me and hubby forever full of love and doing what we want when we want : (64 votes)
    15 %
    Any family types I'm leaving out? : (16 votes)
    4 %
  • Post # 3
    Member
    4059 posts
    Honey bee

    @kris325:  Two kids and two dogs. It’s manageable and fun that way for us.

    Post # 5
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    1781 posts
    Buzzing bee

    No kids, lots of animals! I want goats again! I’m thinking 3 dogs, a feral cat colony (a small one only! And I mean one of the speauter and release colonies that would be euthanized if they had to be adopted) indoor cats, and a few goats. 

     

    Of course I will still have my turtle too because they live for like 40 years whaaaaaaat.

    Post # 7
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    1161 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    @kris325:  I always thought I wanted at least 4 kids. I grew up as 1 of 4 siblings and I loved it that way. I go back and forth now though after realizing how much work it is and how expensive it is. In an ideal world, I’d say 4 but reality would probably be 2 or 3. I’d also like a dog regardless of how many kids we end up having.

    Post # 8
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    4059 posts
    Honey bee

    @kris325:  I grew up as a 1 of 3 children and 3 dogs. It was fun in some ways, but the energy and money required for raising that many children/pets is more than I desire 🙂

    Congrats if you find out you are expecting!

    Post # 9
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    2975 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    Possibly just one kid, if any. No pets for now..maybe later on (a couple of decades from now) we’ll get an indoor cat. 

    Post # 10
    Member
    4529 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    Just the two of us and our two BT’s 🙂

    Post # 11
    Member
    4375 posts
    Honey bee

    We’re CFBC. Just us and the furkids.

    Post # 12
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    7168 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2010

    Right now we are at 2 kids, one dog and one cat. 

    Post # 13
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    1781 posts
    Buzzing bee

    @kris325:  I had them as a child!

    Yaodi was supposed to be a meat goat. He was entirely too sweet so they rehomed him to my mom. He was her baby. He’d wait at the fence and run circles and follow her when she came to see him. He’d cuddle too. When I was born he get jealous of me and he’d try to headbutt me all the time. 

    Kula was a sweet and gentle lady and you could easily scratch her or love on her, even when I was a little thing. Very laid back.

     

    Willy was my goat specifically. His brother had died and they wanted him to not be lonely, so he went to me! He would follow me around all day. He was a lot like a dog. He’d trot into the garden and I’d be all “Willy, no! That’s not for you! Come eat some apples instead.” and he would prance back to me and eat fallen apples. He was awesome!

     

    My step sisters decided they needed goats because I had them, and nobody ever socialized them. They only liked each other and would run away from you. 

     

    I adored my goats though! 

    Post # 14
    Hostess
    2557 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    One or two kids (depending on the day) and our dogs.  I think we’ll be set!

    Post # 15
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    9693 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper

    @kris325:  One, or possibly two, kids and as many dogs as possible.

    Post # 16
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    3682 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: December 2011

    We have lots of pets, but only want to have one child.

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