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Monday, November 29, 2010

First Snow

On Thanksgiving we got our first spattering of snow. It wasn't impressive, didn't stick and therefore was not a real snow. It did however make me happy because it was the first sign that winter is on its way, and winter means Christmas!

Today we got our first real snow. A half inch of glorious white stuff. Of course I managed to accidentally set my alarm for 8am instead of 7am last night and instead of leisurely sipping my coffee and checking for school closing updates, I whipped off my duvet in a panic ran from room to room getting school uniforms onto my half asleep children whist checking Facebook to see if school was still on (it is the most reliable source round here), howling at the girls to eat their breakfasts, taking the dog outside so she didn't pee in the house, and de-icing the car so that I could get out the door ten minutes late. I forgot chasing the cat back inside because he is still doing that little trick of chasing my car as I am leaving the driveway. Stupid cat.

We made it to school on time- barely. It sure is Monday, a beautiful snowy Monday.


Sueann said...

Ha! But you can keep the snow!! I hate to have to drive in that pretty white stuff!!!!!!
I love Christmas too and it is almost here! Woot!!

Unknown said...

OMG, your cat chases your care? That is just weird not to mention dangerous!
No snow my way yet but at least it feels like winter is here.

Expat mum said...

No snow here (too cold) but it's very Christmassy over at my blog. Sigh!

Granny said...

I'm not going to tell you it is seventy degrees and sunny here.
Hugs and kisses to all


Captain Dumbass said...

Ooh! We got snow on Thanksgiving too. It all rained away though. : (

Unknown said...

MMMM I love snow!!!

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