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10 ''Me Time'' Ideas for Busy Moms

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Phone a Friend

So many of us are guilty of texting or emailing or Facebook messaging rather than actually talking with friends. Do you miss your regular phone calls with your best friend? There's a good chance she misses hearing your voice, too. Pick one evening a week, after the kids have gone to bed, to catch up over the phone, even if it's to say "I'm exhausted, and I miss you!"

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