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So grab a cup of coffee and settle in as we start the conversation today with a topic and question:
It's tough these days to both work enough to provide all the essentials for your family and spend quality time with them. Often parents work 70 hours a week and are just too tired to even read their children a bedtime story.
How do you balance work and family and do your best for your children?
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