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July 12th, 2007, 09:59 PM
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What do you do to help you relax, unwind during your along time?
When do you find the best time for you to take your "Mommy Time Out"?

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July 20th, 2007, 08:59 AM
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Right now, the best way for me to get "me" time is to get up before the children are awake. I set an alarm for 6, and that gives me about an hour, sometimes two, to begin my day in peace and quiet. I make sure to get to bed on time at 11:00 so that I can handle the early wake-up.
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July 23rd, 2007, 10:56 AM
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I plan my "me" time when my youngest is napping, usually right after lunch. If it's been a crazy day and I need some peace and quiet, I get the older kids to have quiet time, during which they look at books quietly for half an hour. Then I can go on the computer or write in my journal by myself.

After they are in bed sometimes a bubble bath is a great way to relax! Take a book with you and a chocolate bar! LOL
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November 30th, 2010, 01:29 AM
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Originally Posted by melissafecher View Post
What do you do to help you relax, unwind during your along time?
when the kids are napping, i go on the computer or play video games. sometimes, if i'm in the mood, i'll watch a movie or catch up on scrapbooking

When do you find the best time for you to take your "Mommy Time Out"?
when my husband isn't busy, lol. neah, usually when the kids are napping
This exactly lol.
I go to strollersize which our instructor calls "me time" but Ninas there so I don't really see it like that lol.

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