For a lot of people, Labor Day weekend means packing up the car and getting out of town for a romantic one last summer hurrah getaway. But you need to know that there are a couple of things that could go wrong and since the last thing we want is for your trip to be a miserable mess, here are a couple things that could pop up this weekend and how to fix them.


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    I'm not talking about the sun. I'm talking about the fact that you'll be spending much more time together than you're used to. Even if you live together, overexposure can happen on vacation and can lead to arguing. To prevent overexposure, plan one or two things to do solo so you get a little alone time.

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    High Expectations

    When you're on vacation, even if it's only for a few days,  it usually means vacation loving. But if it's not happening because you're exhausted from everything you did during the day, it can lead to frustration and hurt feelings. The solution is to take advantage of not having to be up for work bright and early and start your day with some adult cuddling.

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    An Unexpected Disaster

    No matter how much you plan, there's always the risk that something will go wrong and it almost always leads to a fight.  The best thing you can do is mentally prepare yourself for a stressful situation before you leave, try to find the humor in it, and remind yourself those types of things make better stories in the end.