11 Snow Day Expectations vs. Realities For Parents That Are So Spot-On
Snow days are the perfect excuse to enjoy some quality time with your kids (if you don't have to work from home!). You'll finally have a chance to get your money's worth on that cute snow gear you bought for the entire family, the kids will love all the activities you have planned, and after the outdoor fun ends, you'll gather around the fireplace to warm up with some sweet treats, a cozy movie, and some hot cocoa. Your snow day will be just like the ones you see on the Hallmark Channel, right? Wrong.
When you're a kid, snow days are magical and amazing. But when you're a parent, they're . . . tough. You have to make sure your kids are entertained all day, sometimes it IS too cold to go outside, and you probably don't get more than 10 minutes of peace before someone says, "I'm bored!" Keep reading for 11 snow day expectations vs. realities that are so real, it almost hurts.