The holiday season is full of fun and family. It is a time for memories to be made and to celebrate the holidays with the ones you love. Though, holidays and sleep do not always mix well. Are you ready? Here we go: throw in a little bit of travel, some late nights, a pinch of skipped naps and a dash of well-meaning family. Ta da!

You now have a recipe for an overtired child.

Their brightest and best in their personality will be masked by feelings of crabbiness or hyperactivity. These ingredients are necessary to reach your destination and to can celebrate the holidays with your loved ones, but it is possible to tweak the recipe a bit and keep your child well-rested.  Let’s add a few ingredients:

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