I survived Christmas… by the skin of my teeth and with a horrible cold which has made my head feel like it is on the verge of exploding.
But I survived, the kids are happy, and this was really the first year our 2 year old understood what was going on, so having two out of three kids know how truly magical everything was… well it was just priceless.
But now I am starting to realize why big events such as Christmas are only once a year. Because honestly, if they were more often, we would not be celebrating.
It is December 27th, and I couldn’t be more happy the whole Christmas thing is over and done with for another year.
I know for a fact I am not the only parent out there who feels this way too. Between decorations, shopping with kids, cookies, cooking, family, and the number of toddler melt downs… dear Lord how did I even survive this?
So I thought I would ask my readers, and of course include my own reasons… Why are parents glad Christmas is over?
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