...you only do a wash when everyone's run out of underwear. All routine has gone out the window.
...after spending a lot of days at the public swimming pool, the Dads are starting to look good.
...the kids have breakfast at 10am, lunch at 2pm and dinner at 7pm, if at all.
...bed time has slipped back to 9:30pm.
...your daughter is keen to get back to school.
...the kids are tired of me challenging them to a tennis tournament on the Wii every 5 minutes.
...your "I hate school" son is keen to get back to school.
...you miss the sound of the lunch bell that you can hear ever so clearly from home.
...the shopping mall has called saying they haven't seen me for 7 weeks (only to pick up groceries from the parcel pick up)*
...both dogs have developed nervous disorders from having to dodge screaming kids running through the house.
I really have enjoyed the ever-so-long Christmas/summer school holiday break but as my kids get older they
(* The shops really haven't called but I have missed doing a grocery shop in store and browsing for specials.)