As a kid, snow days mean a fantastic schedule of watching movies, drinking hot chocolate, and sledding. For parents, though, the thought of being house-bound with overly excited kids can be a terrifying prospect.
Luckily, there are tons of hilarious parents on Twitter who have shared their snow day experiences and feelings about the phenomenon. Check them out below, and follow @HuffPostParents on Twitter for more hilarious tweets!
6: I can't get up, I'm too tired— Lurkin' Mom (@LurkAtHomeMom) December 12, 2016
Me: *checks phone* oh, you have a snow da-
6: *bursts out of bed shrieking & runs 20 laps around the house*
7:00am— Babies Daddy (@dshack8) March 2, 2016
Me: No school today guys.
Kids: YAY! SNOW DAY!
Kids: We're bored.
Nothing like a weekend away to remind you that you adore your kids.— Amanda Mushro (@QuestionableCIP) March 2, 2015
Nothing like a snow day to remind you why you needed that weekend away.
A snow day on a Monday is the ultimate parental kick in the crotch.— Valerie (@ValeeGrrl) December 12, 2016
Survival of the fittest. But it's just you and your husband both trying to drink coffee and shower at the beginning of a snow day.— Jennifer S. White (@yenniwhite) January 31, 2017
Snow day, from the Latin meaning, to drink all the booze and eat all the foods.— Simon Holland (@simoncholland) January 22, 2016
436 = the number of times I've cursed Mother Nature for this snow day.— Julie@NextLifeNOKids (@NextLifeNOKids) February 5, 2016
It's a SNOW DAY...— 5minutesformom (@5minutesformom) February 6, 2017
I was thrilled when I didn't have to make lunches.
But now, it's 9:11 am, the kids are fighting & I'm praying for rain.
"Survivor," except it's a battle of wills between a child and parent on a snow day.— MakeAmericaMEHAgain (@TheAlexNevil) January 6, 2016
The silver lining of this snow day: my 3rd grader was going to bring home a recorder today. He and I have opposing views of this situation.— Allison Hart (@motherhoodwtf) February 5, 2016
The kids have a surprise snow day today also known as crap did I stock up on wine.— Jennifer Lizza (@outsmartedmommy) February 5, 2016
It's a snow day!!! Now who's coming over to watch my kids and bring me coffee in bed?— Mommy, for real. (@MommyisForReal) December 15, 2015
Kids: Yay!!! A Snow Day.— Jen Good (@buriedwithkids) January 12, 2016
Parents: Shit.... a snow day.
The kids are circling me. Snow day antsyness is reaching a high. RED ALERT. RED ALERT. COOKIE BRIBES ARE COMING OUT.— Kim Bongiorno (@LetMeStart) March 5, 2015
Snow Day 2: Listening to Minecraft for the Wii U music while they sing "Watch me whip."— Jenna Hatfield (@JennaHatfield) January 13, 2016
I'm gonna need another coffee.
Dear diligent, responsible snow shoveling neighbor,— SocaMom® (@SocaMomDC) February 17, 2015
It is 4 in the morning. It is officially a snow day. Stop this $#!% at once.
I've thoroughly enjoyed the children's magical snow day today and holy hell there better be school tomorrow or I'm going to lose my mind.— Momma of Midgard (@MidgardMomma) February 3, 2015