I'd Rather Just Sleep: 8 Stats About the Sex Lives of Parents

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How often would you like to have sex?
The majority, 49%, would like to snuggle up "a few times a month." Only a 1/4 would like to play a few times a week, while the remainder are happy... more 
Photo by: iStock
How often would you like to have sex?
The majority, 49%, would like to snuggle up "a few times a month." Only a 1/4 would like to play a few times a week, while the remainder are happy with it as often as when the clocks change.
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Thu, Feb 14, 2013 2:40 PM EST

As we celebrate Valentine's Day today, all sorts of attention will be paid to love and how we celebrate it. For parents, Valentine's Day may be a welcome night away from the kids, or it may be just another Thursday. The odds are pretty even. For the past number of weeks, Today's Parent has been surveying their readers about the sex lives of parents, and the results are in! 4500 people responded to the questions that allow us to crack the bedroom door open a little bit and compare notes. Does sex matter? How often is "normal"? How many of us are cheaters? What about sensual aides? Put the kids to bed, and then click through the questions and answers below to see how you and your spouse 'measure up'. - By Buzz Bishop



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