Just when it seemed that the snow would remain powdery forever, a warm day came and transformed it into the greatest packing snow. The children had a blast literally rolling the snow into balls for their first ever snowman. They were actually quite disappointed today that the snow wasn’t as perfect as it was yesterday. […]
The weather warmed up nicely today. We had temperatures in the low to mid forties, which is like a heat wave considering what we’ve been having. It was the perfect weather for transforming the soft powdery snow into good packing snow! I think Hubby had just as much fun as the children. Look at those […]
Last week we walked with our neighbor to a hill in town (a block away) that the owners of allow neighborhood children to sled down in the winter. It was too powdery and fresh for good sledding this day, but the children figured out that one could pull the sled while the others took turns […]
Unfortunately the snow is still soft and powdery – not good packing yet for making a snowman. We keep checking everyday to see if we can pack it together…Mrs. Sayuri has big plans too. She’s got it all planned out for how her first snowman is going to look. She fell asleep the other night […]
Over the past few days we have gotten many inches of snow! The children have been taking full advantage of it. It snowed almost all day today. The children and Hubby had fun making a snow hill in the back and sliding down it on his (Hubby’s) snowboard. Baby Girl went out for a little […]
Someone loves to wield a snow shovel… and it looks like he’ll get to do some more shoveling today. It snowed overnight and there is a gorgeous white blanket of snow on the ground. It’s absolutely beautiful outside!
Two days ago we got some more snow! It was beautiful. The snowflakes just kept falling and piling up all day. It was soft and powdery, so not the best for sledding with a sled with metal runners on it, as they just sunk straight down to the grass/mud, but perfect for sleds like this […]