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What's the longest you've ever been away from your kids?

It's the first time I'm going to be away from my kids for a week but I'm also excited..! My in-laws are getting the girls for a week so DH and I can have a week off on our 10th anniversary!


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Asked by pipermomofash at 9:39 PM on Sep. 28, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I've been away for 9 days and it was hard..... but enjoy your vacation, call if you feel the need!

    Answer by skittles1108 at 9:42 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • I'm so jealous of you! The longest I've ever been away from the kids is 4 hours.
    Have a great trip.

    Answer by Honestbest at 9:42 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • the school day

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:42 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • That's so nice!!! Hope you have fun!!

    The longest my daughter and I have been apart is 3 weeks. It was in the summer. She spent 3 weeks at her daddy's beach house. I missed her like crazy!!!!!

    Answer by mygirlpaige at 9:42 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • 4 days. My dh and I take trips every year.

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 9:45 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • Congrats!!!! Have a wonderful time and remember to says little things (like theather tickets, take away menus, etc) so that you can scrapbook it when you get back....

    Twice I have been away from them, 5 days was on a cruise with DH, 11 days (just me) to take care of my mommy (they enjoyed it because daddy let them do and he whatever)..

    Answer by sam223 at 9:46 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • Only about 8 or 9 hours when my hubby was incarcerated

    Answer by dirtyswifey10 at 9:49 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • oooh have fun! The longest I have ever been away from my kids was 4 days while my husband and I were packing up and cleaning the house to move to a new state. I wish it were for an anniversary getaway

    Answer by foxracing43701 at 9:51 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • 3 days.

    Answer by matthewscandi at 9:55 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • 2wks. by a week and a half i was ready to hold them in my arms again. i was visiting a gf out of state to see my godson be born.

    Answer by armywife43 at 10:05 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

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