Preparing kids and yourself for overnights without them

Updated: Nov 21, 2020

To me, the thought of packing a bag and zipping off somewhere kid free sounds magical! You can sleep in, eat when ever and where ever you want, go to bed at what ever time you feel like, stop into any shop and not feel rushed, and simply relax. I like to justify trips away from kids as a well deserved break. After all, we go hard all day and all night with them and have earned this time apart.

Besides the joyful glory of relaxation and car rides without a million questions, most people feel hesitant to leave their kids while they travel. Nerves set in and minds start to think of bad scenarios that could occur. Concerns about the children's emotional well being arises,