quality time


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quality time

n.
Time during which one focuses on or dedicates oneself to a person or activity: "Reading together is the ultimate quality time: cozy, educational, and a wonderful bonding experience" (Lise Eliot).

qual′ity time`


n.
time devoted exclusively to nurturing a cherished person or activity.
[1985–90]
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New Delhi [India], March 13 ( ANI ): Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who has been rested from the ongoing T20I tri-series in Sri Lanka, seems to be making full use of his free time by spending some quality time with his family.
For example, if your partner's love language is quality time and yours is gifts, you could give all the gifts in the world and think you are being a good partner, but your significant other doesn't think so because to them, all they want is to spend quality time exclusively with you.
She is also seen spending some quality time with her older sister and other family members.
Quality time spent with children has become such a casualty in modern-day living that blunt notices, rousing campaigns and enticing events have now become necessary to remind busy mums and dads to pay more attention to their little ones.
Kate - mother to Prince George and Princess Charlotte - said: "Spending quality time together is such an important aspect of family life, but for those caring for children with life-limiting conditions, even this simple act can prove to be incredibly challenging.
Recognising the importance of my role in my children's lives has made being present and spending quality time with my children my main priority.
It is then not surprising that the absence of quality time is often the reason for the downfall of the strategy.
Experts are warning against the dangers of not spending enough quality time with children, maintaining that family time can be therapeutic and acts as a deterrent to potential serious problems.
There will always be toys, crafts, butties and coffee and a chance for dads to spend some quality time with their kids.
Where: For me holidaying is all about relaxing and chilling out, and spending quality time with the family.
Entitled Giving Britain a Break, the report said quality time spent on holiday could help families as well as the economy.

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