You are going to need to call in reinforcements today. Even your famous diplomatic skills may not be enough to resolve a squabble among coworkers. And it will be a breath of fresh air when another mom helps out with your little tyke.
Your mood hasn't quite lifted yet -- but it's always darkest before the dawn. Take heart! Things are just about to get a lot better for you, your spirit and the people who love you.
The last night of Hanukkah calls for a celebration. Make matzoh brei (matzoh in scrambled eggs) or chocolate-covered caramel matzoh. They're both incredibly tasty, but the latter is a crowd-pleaser.
Try to help someone -- be it a friend or a stranger -- get what they need. Don't wear that old suit anymore? Donate it to someone who will. Have a stellar date-night outfit? Lend it to your nervous roommate.