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LJS25 Wed 04-Oct-17 20:16:53

Hi
Help please. I'm taking my husband away for a few days for his (special) birthday. We have never both been away from kids before. I'm struggling with how and when to tell my 6 yr old daughter! Any advice/suggestions would be very welcome. TIA

bumpertobumper Wed 04-Oct-17 20:31:13

I would tell mine a few days, maybe a week before, and pitch it as her having a fun weekend sleepover adventure with xxxx (friend or relative who is looking after her). Daddy and I have to go somewhere as a boring aside.
She'll be fine!
Have fun

LJS25 Thu 05-Oct-17 16:19:33

Hi bumper to bumper
Thank you. I'm beginning to think she may need a little "prep time" .

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