I believe as we get older, we lose our childhood ability to experience spontaneous joy. While many of us love to see snow with all its glistening beauty...we love it mainly from inside a warm home drinking hot chocolate and wearing fuzzy slippers. Especially when the temps are sub-freezing. However, there are times when a … Continue reading Spontaneous childhood joy
It's mid-afternoon and I'm finally getting around to posting for Thankful Thursday over at Brian's Home. The remnants of last weekend's Winter Storm Gia can still be seen, but temps have risen a bit and some melting has begun. We can now see the extent of the tree damage due to the heavy snow. Our … Continue reading Thursday Thankfulness
On January 12th, winter finally hit with a vengeance. A week earlier, we were playing outside in 60F weather. I noticed a few daffodil sprouts peeking though the mulch. I sat outside and read a magazine. Friday changed all that. It began as rain but became obvious by 4pm that getting off the road as … Continue reading Winter’s enchantment
Happy Monday! Mom called the groomers and scheduled me a spa day last Friday. The same Friday that a bunch of white stuff fell from the sky. They finished up with me just in time to hightail it back home before everything got really dicey outside. This is more snow than I've ever seen! Of … Continue reading Snowy Awww Monday
....or at least, very few. Here's what happen in middle Missouri over two days. November 7, 2018 November 9, 2018 Winter came down to our home one night Quietly pirouetting in on silvery-toed slippers of snow, And we, we were children once again. ~Bill Morgan, Jr. Blog hopping with Comedy Plus for Wordless Wednesday.