Updated: September 14th, 2023 marks the third-ever National Parents Day Off.  This is a holiday parents, with children of any age, should plan for every year.

Whether you're running kids to a high school football practice or a dance recital... two hours away -- it's exhausting because you need time for yourself, your marriage and all of the other responsibilities that come with adulting NOT related to raising children.

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So, even if this relatively new holiday is a surprise to parents all over Genesee County this year, plan time for yourself to hang out with friends, family or anything but Paw Patrol.

National Parents Day Off in Genesee County, Michigan

Learn more about this new holiday here. Coincidentally, September is National Self-Care Awareness Month, too.


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