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What They Don't Tell You About the Empty Nest

What they don't tell you is it can make life better! When we imagine empty nest parents, the scene we might picture is one of mourning and pity. But while those are natural parts of the experience--usually very early on--parents then have a great chance to enjoy a second honeymoon. At Newswise read how these parents were surprised by all the good that came from living in an empty nest.

Posted: 1/17/08