It may surprise you that larger families seem happier than those with only one or two children. After all, children are loud, chaotic, and expensive, right?
Sure. But they’re also lovable, funny, sweet, and can add meaning to your life. As they say, nothing worth having comes easily, and many parents say it’s rewarding to have children despite the struggle.Furthermore, according to Australia’s Edith Cowan University research, parents of four children or more seem the most satisfied.
Dr. Bronwyn Harman, a professor at the university’s School of Psychology and Social Science, performed the analysis over five years.Throughout her career, she’s interviewed thousands of families to determine what factors increase well-being, resilience, and social support.Read more on powerofpositivity.com