Time for Another Baby?
Slowly your body has readjusted to getting a full night's rest. You have your child in a childcare situation that works well for everyone. In sum—you have a life again. Now, that will all change when you have another baby. You take a deep breath and wonder, "Do I want to go through that again?" You are not the first to ask yourself this question. Check out our quiz (Are you ready for another baby?), and then see what experts and other moms have to say.
Spacing Between Kids?
Another popular topic in any moms' group is the optimal spread between children. While some parents swear on waiting at least three years, others are equally in favor of having children closer together. Usually, it is a bit (or a lot) tougher on the parents when children are spaced closer together but the logic follows that being closer in age—they'll be able to play together for most of their childhood. Hmmm ... There are probably quite a few readers who would debate this point. Read what some moms and doctors advise when it comes to ideal baby spacing.