Categories The great Summer of 2012 The biggest mistake professionals make with their kids Post author By jeff noel Post date August 28, 2012 hearing someone state, "We get 17 vacations with our kids" frightened me. The biggest mistake professionals make with their children? Forgetting we only get 17 vacations with our kids. Next Blog Tags biggest parenting mistakes, childhood vacations are memories By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five different sites. View Archive → ← The biggest mistake people make is pursuing their goals → Do mini-vacations count for anything?