Should Parents Vacation Without the Kids?

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By Jacoba Urist
Published July 15, 2013, on Today

A sunny beach, a cool drink, a good book, and no kids saying “Mom, watch me build this sand castle.” It’s the recipe for the perfect getaway for some. So should couples try to occasionally recharge their batteries by taking a vacation without the kids?

For every parent who free online games pokies says it’s crucial to spend some time away and travel without the demands of being “Mom” or “Dad,” there’s one who believes children should never be left out of a family trip or who feels tremendous guilt for leaving a baby behind with the grandparents.

And it turns out, neither travel philosophy is a hundred percent “right.” Read the story.