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Summer: What Every Family Needs

  • Jim Daly
    Crosswalk blog for Jim Daly of Focus on the Family
  • 2014 Jul 30
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Couple in hammock together

Summer is officially here, and along with it traditionally comes a season when many families take time to vacation and be together to rest, regroup and have some fun.

I say “traditionally” because such vacations may be becoming increasingly rare.

There are no legally mandated paid holidays in the United States, but many businesses and organizations do offer their workers paid time off as part of their compensation package.

However, do you know that Americans leave as many as 175 million available vacation days unused in the typical year?

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