[TOUT_IMAGE "/specials/travel_special_150X200.jpg" "150" "200" "Swimming child" "left"] The 3 best things about vacation
1. My husband spends more time with our kids than usual.
2. No work!
3. No cleaning!
No pain, no gain
65% of you think being on vacation is harder than being at home
70% of you have way more fun on vacation with your kids than without them
Look Ma -- no rules
65% of you let your kids stay up late or skip naps while on vacation. Hey, relaxing applies to rules too, right?
Pick your poison
Would you prefer a three-hour flight with your kids or a six-hour car trip with them? 42% Flight
33% Car trip
25% Just shoot me now
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Your dream family getaway
1. The beach or a lake
2. With Mickey at Disney World
3. Taking in the sights of Europe
Gimme a break
The top ways you'd spend free time (if you get any!):
42% Chill by the pool or beach
19% Get a relaxing spa treatment
16% Catch up on much-needed sleep!
Sleepless in Seattle, or anywhere
80% of you say you get more sleep at home than on vacation
Mom's the social director
64% of you say you're the one who takes charge of planning family vacations
It's getting hot in here...
Did you and your husband make love on your last family trip?
54% "Did we do what?"
Who do you prefer to vacation with?
40% Just the family
32% Another family
20% My parents
8% My in-laws
A little help?
50% of you would hire a sitter to come along if money was no object
62% of you take turns with your husband caring for the kids so you each get alone time
So long, boss
65% of you say you and your husband leave work at work. Good job!
Home sweet home
After a vacation, only 12% of you say you feel relaxed. The rest of you feel...
45% Happy to be back home