Don’t overbook sports and kids’ parties
If you find that birthday parties and sports activities are continually eating into family time, set some healthy boundaries. Don’t be afraid to say no to anything that stands in the way of happier weekends together. Mary Wilhoit, a mum of five, keeps sports to a minimum and only attends parties if they’re hosted by other family members. Doing this allows her crew to keep their weekends free for family time, like their favourite Saturday morning tradition of enjoying coffee and croissants together.
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