8 Things Parents Miss From The Kid Free Life

By: Jessica Azar ….”Ya Don’t Know What Ya’ve Got ‘Til It’s Gooooooneeee….” Yes… You’re welcome… And now that lovely 80’s song will be stuck in your head as well 🙂 I recently asked all of my pals that are parents on social media what they didn’t appreciate UNTIL they had kids… Little things, big things, all things (I sound like a Dr. Seuss book) that we all took for granted until BOOM we had a child and that little luxury vanished. Tons of great answers were given, but here are some of the ones that resonated with me the most. Things Parents Miss from The kid Free Life! 1) SLEEP. You never truly realize how incredibly luxurious and delicious being able to just lie in your bed, uninterrupted for HOURS if you so choose until you’re on call 24/7 and getting FIVE hours of uninterrupted sleep sounds like a dream… An elusive dream… In comparison to the 8,9,10 whatever hours that you used to enjoy. When I go on vacation sans kids, no matter how amazing the location of the trip, getting uninterrupted sleep is hands-down the best part. 2)GOING TO PEE ALONE. As if all dignity hadn’t already been…

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