Kids in the world
'Is it wise to bring kids into the world?' Maybe not, but imagine a world without them.
Adele Hamilton, Editor Parent24
'Is it still wise to bring kids into this world?' asked a concerned user on our Parent24 forums.

I understand her fears about the horrors that seem to dominate in the news.

Then I am reminded by the great beauty and joy to be had in simple, good things, as so beautifully captured by Sam Wilson's 11-year-old son in her latest Parent24 column: Pockets of family bliss.

Is it wise to bring kids into the world?

Perhaps not. But can you imagine what the world would be like without them?

Would you recommend bringing kids into the world? Email us on and if your response is chosen, you could receive a Parent24 T-shirt.

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