For women who are navigating life without children, SHE DEFINED shares news, comment and analysis on being child-free.
Emma Lennon | October 27, 2023
Work-life balance is harder for child-free women employees to obtain, due to an unspoken bias in the workplace.
Emma Lennon and Sharon Green | August 31, 2023
Child-free women are increasingly turning to dedicated groups to find acceptance and support from like-minded peers.
Emma Lennon | August 16, 2023
The idea that child-free women don’t understand ‘true tiredness’ is an outdated view of the range of pressures that come with modern living.
Carla Horvath | July 26, 2023
Whether it’s establishing a career or raising a family, we’re told these are measures of success. But what if you don’t want either of those things?
Donna Carton | July 21, 2023
There is a clear distinction between being a woman that is child-free or childless – and this is why the difference matters.
Carla Horvath | June 26, 2023
With parenthood comes deep affection but it's time to challenge the prevalent belief that 'you'll never know true love until you have a child'.
Emma Lennon | August 1, 2022
More women are undecided about having children, so how can they make the most important decision of their lives?
Sharon Green | April 29, 2022
Should we become parents? It’s the mother of all questions and, as Gina Rushton explores in her book, a decision that is more fraught than ever.
Emma Lennon | April 18, 2022
Sentiments of parental regret are not as rare as you might imagine, so why is nobody talking about it?