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11 Ways Winter Is A Parent's Ultimate Struggle

Don't let the long Canadian winter get you down! Keep the whole family entertained with a board game from Hasbro.

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1. You're dragged from your soft, warm bed at the crack of dawn when your kids realize it's snowing.

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2. Putting layers and layers and layers on children who are itching to get outside and into the snow is a true test of will... / Via

"Please hold still...please..."

3. And inevitably, once it's accomplished, they'll say, 'I have to go to the bathroom!' which puts you back at square one.

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4. A child can only go tobogganing for so long... / Via

Eventually, the cold will win out.

5. ...and as soon as they come inside, there are requests for a different kind of comfort food from every mini member of the family.

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6. Then comes the cabin fever.

7. Which leads to inevitable squabbles.

8. It's only a matter of time before the house gets torn apart and rebuilt into a series of forts...

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It's OK — who needs to be able to move freely about a home?

9. ...which tbh look so cozy that you can't even bring yourself to yell about it.

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10. At the end of the day, you realize you've done none of the things on your to-do list.

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See you tomorrow, piles of work.

11. And there's always more snow on the horizon.

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Forecast: more of the same until spring.

Cabin fever, begone! Your favourite board games from Hasbro are here to save the day.