« Parenting

Another Reason Not To Have Kids ;) Couples Without Kids Are Happier Together (according to Study)

by Jim Parish

Ah yes, the American Dream.   Let's get married, buy a house with the white picked fence and have some kids and get a dog.    Well it turns out there is a flaw in the "American Dream" It's not the house or the dog...  it's the kids.   According to the Telegraph, there has been a new study in the U.K. by London's Open University that shows childless couples report happier marriages.  People with no children are more satisfied with their relationships and more likely to feel valued by their partner than couples with children.   We've also seen and heard of studies that show having a dog makes people happier.  Hmmmmm....  So take it for what it's worth, but it sounds like no kids and a dog is the way to go.

Now here's another reason not to have kids>>