January 1, 2014: Our annual marathon New Year’s bash! Parenting tips! Worst of 2013!

Yep, that's about how I felt this morning following last night's raucuous New Year's Eve celebration.  Our guests were prompt, arriving by 7:30 p.m., as requested (or we were eating without 'em).  We had dinner, dessert, did the dishes and were done just in time for…10:00 p.m.!  We still had TWO HOURS to kill!  Now…