The night I ditched my kids

The best gift for mothers, as I found out on a recent girls' night out, is also a rare one - a break from our kids and a chance to focus solely on our needs

Three friends and I had a blast celebrating Mother's Day recently - by ditching our kids and husbands the night before.

It all started about a month ago, when R suggested catching the Jeff Chang concert on May 11.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on May 26, 2019, with the headline 'The night I ditched my kids'. Print Edition | Subscribe