TODAY is the Nomination Deadline for the 2022 Childfree Person of the Year and Childfree Group of the Year!
If you have been thinking about submitting a nomination, today is the day!
by Margaret O’Connor
Last year I was deeply touched to be awarded the Childfree Person of the Year award, and to read the very kind words the nominators wrote about me. I also felt honoured to highlight the work being done in Ireland and to hopefully show people on this side of the world that a childfree life isn’t just something people in other countries do anymore.[Read more…] about Yes, We Really Do Mean You and Your Nomination!
by Laura S. Scott, Childfree Author and Documentary Filmmaker
When Betty White passed away on December 31, 2021 at age 99, I went into a deep mourning. I had never met Betty White but at some semi-conscious level I had adopted her as a role model growing up, likely while watching the Mary Tyler Moore and the Golden Girls television series and the Hollywood Squares game show.[Read more…] about Betty White – A Lifetime of Creative Expression and Caring
by Lucas Chaney, Founder of #NoKids and co-founder of Buy Childfree By Childfree
I wanted to take a moment and talk to y’all about my childfree vasectomy journey and what that procedure was like. After 5 years of marriage, I decided in 2017 to go get the vasectomy done. I would have done it sooner, but my wife Gina was used to birth control pills and how it helped her in other areas… but as we got older, I knew it would be better for me to take that burden off her with a vasectomy.[Read more…] about Vasectomy – A Childfree Male’s Journey
by Emma Palmer
[Read more…] about Freeing Monopolies on Love
“People locked onto motherhood as a key to feminine identity in part from the belief that children are the best way to fulfil your capacity to love, even though the list of monstrous ice-hearted mothers is extensive. There are so many other things to love besides one’s own offspring, so many things that need love, so much other work love has to do in the world.”Rebecca Solnit, 2018
by James Glazebrook
International Childfree Day is all about celebrating childfree people, so my wife Zoe Noble and I are beyond excited to see Dolly Parton finally getting her flowers. After six decades of sublime singing and songwriting, Dolly has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, heralded as “a living legend and a paragon of female empowerment”.[Read more…] about Our Favourite Dolly Parton Quotes that Empower Living our Best Childfree Lives