Sometimes, Mom just needs a break. Sunday afternoons in Fall make a *perfect opportunity to head to a park with your crew and get them out and about for a couple hours. This obviously gets easier as they get older. We jumped in the car with water bottles, soccer balls and the dog, as opposed to years gone by that required diaper bags, buggies and assorted toddler regalia. All respondents surveyed the following day indicated that a walk in the woods with Dad was the best part of the weekend.
*OK, if you are an NFL addict, you may disagree. But it could be a much bigger highlight for your kids than you realize.