To kids, snow days are magical. You’ve woken up to a white blanket of frozen fun covering your neighborhood, and then all of your dreams come true when your mom gets that fateful call from your teacher. School is canceled! Hooray! Without the worries of driving on icy roads or working to put food on the table, all you’re left with is the insatiable desire to have the best day ever with whichever parent is forced to stay home with you.
However, as a working parent, snow days are a little more complicated.