which is easier to raise, boys or girls?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by seedcorn, Jun 10, 2008.

  1. seedcorn

    seedcorn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a great respect for any dad that can raise a group of girls.......I vote for boys being easier.....altho I wouldn't trade the experience of raising my daughter for anything.
     
  2. CritterHill

    CritterHill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What I have heard is that girls are easier all the way until puberty. Then the boys are easier.

    Certainly comparing my 2 girls with my neighbors two boys (all under 5 years old), I have it easy.

    When my oldest hits puberty, I am going to go live in the chicken coop. She is an emotional train wreck NOW, I can only imagine how bad it will be when the hormones kick in.
     
  3. lewisfarmgurl

    lewisfarmgurl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have four children, three girls and one boy and for me the boy is a cake walk compared to my girls. lol:D
     
  4. McGoo

    McGoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    I had two boys... one was very difficult and one was very easy - go figure !
     
  5. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    I had one of each.....both of mine were equal in raising.....I think its just each one has a different kind of worry attached to them....
     
  6. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I'd say my daughter was much easier since she gave me much less grief than my boys.
     
  7. Southern28Chick

    Southern28Chick Flew The Coop

    Apr 16, 2007
    I don't have kids but I did grow up with 2 bothers and 1 sister and I do have to say that if all girls are the same as I was when I was a kid then I would say boys are easier to raise...no question.
     
  8. Justino

    Justino ♪♫ Rockin' Rooster ♪♫

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    Quote:im gonna tell them u said that [​IMG]
     
  9. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    Girls are easier when they are younger and THEN the tables turn and young girls get all boy crazy and turn good child gone bad [​IMG]
     
  10. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Quote:im gonna tell them u said that [​IMG]

    I think they now realize how much grief they gave me since they've now got their own kids!! [​IMG] Thank goodness they survived it all to grow up!
     

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