Bad Parent: How Many Kids Should You Have?

The "Bad Parent" column on the parenting website delves into the unspoken realities of being a parent. Rufus Griscom, founder of, returns weekly in January with a taboo-smashing discussion. This week: How many kids should you have?

Is 6 kids too many? Is 1 not enough? Is it anyone else's business how many kids you have? Tell us what you think about negotiating family size. Comment below!