One of the many good things about being a parent especially if you have a little one is you can't be miserable for long! They just won't let you!
My darling little mad child just came up to me and in the best pirate voice that a 3 year old can muster said "aar matey tis time to dig for buried treasure!" so the now smiling me is off to dig for treasure.
Actually I think I already found it!