Episodes

9 Shavonne and Andy: A Parent’s Perspective on Choosing Childfree

April 2, 2021

Have you wondered if there was ever a time when parents could identify more closely with the childfree community before they became parents? Would they have chosen to remain childfree if they knew it was a choice? Meet newlywed parents Shavonne and...

8 Clark and Emily: Ultimate Adventurous Life

March 8, 2021

Meet Clark and Emily of Emily and Clark’s Adventure channel (see link below)! Clark and Emily are leaders in redefining what it means to be a family and what it means to parent. An enlightening conversation with two role models for anyone looking to...

7 Life in the Single Lane: What is it like for the Childfree?

Feb. 3, 2021

Dating for the average single has been a challenge for a number of reasons – not limited to an over-abundance of dating apps to choose from or simply having to work more hours in a week to afford rent! But what happens when you add being childfree...

6 Mike and Nandita: Living Beyond Ourselves

Jan. 6, 2021

When one childfree environmentalist meets another childfree environmentalist, it’s a match made in heaven! Dream couple Mike and Nandita celebrate 10 years of marriage, as they continue to share their knowledge and influence with the world on...

5 The Narcissism of Small Differences: A Conversation with Michael Zadoorian

Dec. 3, 2020

In this exclusive episode of You Had Me at Childfree, Erika speaks with author Michael Zadoorian about his novel The Narcissism of Small Differences. Although it wasn’t initially a main theme, the two leading characters of the story, Joe and Ana,...

4 Aaron and Andrell: Together at Last

Nov. 3, 2020

Happy 9th year anniversary to high school sweethearts Aaron and Andrell!  Although it was love at first sight for these two, it took a series of tests and trials before they finally reunited and tied the knot years later. You know what they...

3 Twenty-One Years and Counting: Bob and Helen

Oct. 4, 2020

Where do childfree people meet and find their childfree soulmates? In a pronatalist world where the choice to start a family is one of the most universally accepted norms, one might start to ask this question.  Although this can be a challenge...

2 Lukas and Suhei: Our Childfree Adventure

Sept. 1, 2020

Do all childfree people dislike children? That’s definitely not the case for Lukas and Suhei! Their choice to be childfree has been both an adventure and a process.  Having already traveled to various parts of the world, they don’t have plans...

1 Alice and Oliver: Our Relationship is a Priority

July 31, 2020

Erika Arias shares the first of many childfree love stories, as we observe International Childfree Day 2020 (August 1)! Meet Alice and Oliver, two lovebirds brought together by their love for chickens, and actively choosing one another over the choice...

Introducing You Had Me at Childfree

July 6, 2020

The joys, challenges, and adventures of childfree living