Quoting ★Momma Dee★:" Everyone needs adult time, but every weekend is too much adult time IMO."
Quoting Mama Lizzy :]:" <blockquote><b>Quoting K.MarieAnnette:</b>" that's totally fine, too. if you don't ... [snip!] ... old times with my some of my old friends ...BUT I get jittery and anxious without my son..I can't enjoy it if I'm away too long"
Quoting Mama Lizzy :]:" <blockquote><b>Quoting K.MarieAnnette:</b>" i was never the "go out" kind of type. ... [snip!] ... friends or family. When my fiance is off we do a lot more . I wish I had mountains nearby and a river that sounds gorgeous!"
Quoting Turd Ferguson:" The funny thing is so many women justify allowing their working mate extra time away to relax, pursue ... [snip!] ... time drunk. NOT my business. Nobody comes home to relieve me of my duties, and thats true for a lot of parents. Remember that."
Quoting O ♥ G:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Momma Snell:</b>" It's not something I understand, or could ... [snip!] ... of course when it's done too much that's a different story, but everyone has a different opinion on how much is "too much"."
Quoting ☾BizzyBee♉:" Why is every weekend too much time, when there are grandparents who want to take the child so the mom and dad can have some peace and quiet?"
Quoting .Colleen.:" I am over here picturing "Bubble Boy" I never realized how much of a difference the occasional ... [snip!] ... adult night out (or even in) can keep a marriage happy and make the demands and struggles of parenting less overwhelming."
Quoting BuggyBoo:" Oh please, I am not a hermit. I am out every single day. Because I am not out at a bar every single ... [snip!] ... family, but I am not living in some basement with no windows simply because I am not out "clubbing it" Friday through Sunday."
Quoting Mama Lizzy :]:" <blockquote><b>Quoting K.MarieAnnette:</b>" the beach is only 3 1/2 hours away from ... [snip!] ... jealous...the only cool thing here is a lake that's pretty much nasty anyway but there is a wild life sanctuary that's pretty!"
Quoting MyPurrrtyBabies:" Exactly. ALSO at the time when parents want to go out, the kids are sleepy or already in bed...so are we suppose to stay home and stare at them sleep?"
Quoting ☾BizzyBee♉:" Psh, didn't you know? We're supposed to stand and hover over our babies and watch them sleep. "