Want Another Baby

So you think you've got the hang of parenting, but are you really ready for another baby? Here you'll learn about what questions to ask yourself before getting pregnant again, and how things change when you decide to grow your family.

Quiz: Are You Ready for Another Baby?

You already know you want to add another tiny, cherub-cheeked human to your family, but should you go for it now or wait a littler longer?

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Only Children: Why "Only" Isn't Lonely

Guess what? Only children aren't spoiled or antisocial. In fact, having just one is more popular than ever.

Becoming a Two-Kid Family

You thought your first child was life-changing? Wait until you have your second one!

"We Can't Get Pregnant Again"

You and your spouse want to have another baby, but pregnancy is stubbornly elusive this time around. Here are the facts you need to deal with this surprisingly common problem.

The Best Time to Have Baby #2 (or #3!)

Should you wait or have another baby now? Been-there moms spill on the pros and cons of having kids close in age or farther apart.

Should We Have One More?

I had always planned to have two kids. So why do I suddenly feel the urge for a third?

Our Third Pregnancy: The Sweetest Surprise

Sometimes, an unplanned pregnancy is the most anticipated one of all.

Are You Ready for Another Child?

Whether you're a first-time parent or a parent of an older child, it's natural to long for a second (or third) baby at some point. If you're thinking about having another child but you're not entirely certain, take our quiz to find out if the timing is right for your family to make a commitment.

4 Ways to Cut Stress and Enjoy Your Second (or Third!) Pregnancy

This isn't your first rodeo--you've got experience and momfidence now--but your hands are pretty full. Get ready to be a bigger (even happier!) family.

The Final Cut: A Vasectomy Story

I loved my family the way it was, but panic set in when my husband wanted a vasectomy.

What You Need to Know About Your Only Child

Is your child dilligent, conscientious, and a perfectionist? Sounds like she's an only child! Learn more about your kid's personality.

What Dads (and Moms!) Need to Know About Vasectomies

Done having kids? Thinking about permanent birth control? Here's what you should know about vasectomies.

Thinking of Having Another Baby? Why You Should Do It for Our Country

American parents are having fewer babies, and it isn't just toy store sales that will suffer.

Growing Your Family: What to Expect

There are pros and cons to how close or far apart your children are in age. Here's what you can expect from just about every interval.

Study: Trying to Conceive Soon After Miscarriage Ups Odds for Live Birth

A new study challenges conventional wisdom about the right time to TTC again following a pregnancy loss.

Mommy's Having a Baby

A family of four takes us on their great journey from bump to new baby brother.

Whether to Have Another Child

My husband has been pressuring me to have another child.

6 Ways Parents Have Prepped Baby #1 for Baby #2

Expecting your second child? Then you're wondering how your first-born is going to handle--well, everything. We asked moms who've been there to create this real-life trouble-shooting guide. From breaking the news to stopping sneaky aggression, here's how to prep your big kid for a younger sibling.

Longing for One More

What to do when you want a baby and your spouse doesn't.

The Best Time to Have Baby #2 (or #3!)

Should you wait or have another baby now? Been-there moms spill on the pros and cons of having kids close in age or farther apart.

14 Things You Need to Know About Having Baby #2

You may be a veteran mom, but that doesn't mean you know what you're in for when it comes to having a second child. Here's what you need to know.