• Your time out can be an opportunity to make life interesting and fun for your kids.

    For example, occasionally, let them stay over with Grandma and Grandpa when you have a date. Your kids most likely enjoy spending time with their grandparents. As well, let them sleepover at a friend's house.

    • Or find a teenager close by that you know and trust. Usually, kids love to have teenagers for babysitters.

    • As long as you know the kids will be well cared for and safe, make the time they spend without you fun.