How long to wait to have a second child?

Fan question. Hi FTM here. I was wondering how long you mommas waited until deciding to have a second child?


5 years and counting here :joy: but I was only 18 when I had her.

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I waited 4.5 between my first 2. My firstborn was a handful :joy:

My son is 2 years 1 month and we’re 11 weeks pregnant

I was six months postpartum when I found out I was pregnant again. Due in three weeks and there will be 15 months between my girls.

I believe when I saw my first born in my arms my response was “I want another” waited till his first birthday and tried

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3 years , then 11 years :woman_facepalming:

Lmao I like to say my 2nd chose us because of our lack of thinking :joy: she was born 2wks after my first turned one. I was ebf and had no periods and it happened. Never did that again. Now my others are about 2yrs in between

I’m 26 weeks pregnant with my 2nd now my 1st is 15. I was 17 when I had her. Had to wait on Gods timing not mine for this sweet miracle.

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We started trying right after our first, got pregnant when he was 2 months old so now his brother is due a week after my first sons 1st birthday! :joy:

We decided on number 2 when our son was 3. The age difference is 12 years…

My daughters almost 4 I am still waiting to convince my s/o to have a baby lmao I told him once she’s 5 the baby making factory will be permanently closed :joy::joy: I’ll get my tubs tied :joy::joy::joy::joy:

My girls 11 months apart :joy: my boys 12 months apart my 5th from my oldest 17 years from my last son 12 years :joy::upside_down_face::roll_eyes:

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My kids are each 3 years apart all boys

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23, 22, 20, 19 and 6 . I miss subtracted :joy:

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I just let it happen. I had my 2nd child 2 yrs and 5 months apart

Mine are 2 years apart.

Well, my oldest will be 1 in 8 days and I’m 30 weeks pregnant.

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I’ll have a 2 year old next month and currently 12 weeks pregnant!

My daughters are 2 years old and 9 months

My little girl is 3 ( will be 4 in December ) and our baby boy is 1 month old. She LOVES him and is such a good helper

My boys are almost 4 years apart. October 2012 and June 2016. Thinking of going for #3 soon. Good luck!

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My son(from past relationship) and first daughter at 4 years apart…then my first daughter and 2nd daughter (same dad) are 11 months and 2 days apart…totally not planned but it’s a blessing

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My son will be 3 end of September and I’m due another boy in 11 days :heart::blue_heart:

I wasnt planning on having a second but got pregnant with surprise baby when my eldest was 2.5. I was wanting to wait til she was 5, but honestly this age gap is perfect imo

When the pregnancy test told me i was…

5 years lol. Son just turned 5 and im due in 3 weeks. Lol

My boys are 20 months to the day apart…

6mons. Our kids are 1yr 3mons apart!!

6 years but not by choice

My daughter is 5 and my son is almost a year old. We said once she was potty trained we would try for another

I have a 5 and 3 yr old

8 years between number 1 and 2
10 months between number 2 and 3
The smaller age gap was actually easier!

2 years
Still haven’t decided.

Not long. They start walking we start trying. Lol.