We had two extra days off from school this week. Some moms look forward to the downtime. Some moms dread it. It is very treacherous outside so it is hard to go out and play right now (the world around here goes between a giant, jagged sheet of ice and dirty slush right now. Today outside my window more snow is falling to cover up the ice. Sweet.) Day One I scheduled a giant, day-long play date for myself and the kids to keep us occupied. Day Two, my plans fell through and the kids spent most of the day trashing the house and fighting with each other.
Then this happened: