What a surprise when over six inches of snow blanketed my parent’s hometown yesterday. It snowed nonstop from about 10 AM until well past 10 PM, which meant a white, winter wonderland awaited the kids this morning. 


To say we were underprepared for winter weather would be an understatement.  No gloves, no snow boots/pants/coats.  It didn’t matter though!  We layered up with what we had and stomped through the neighborhood as soon as we were done with breakfast. Snowy days tend to last only about 24 hours (it was already melting off the trees when we were outside today) so I’m happy we were able to be outside and enjoy the snowfall while it still felt like real snow.

And, to compare:


Scott might be in for a slight adjustment once he returns to this continent.

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2 thoughts on “Snow!

  1. what a lovely surprise, must have been really fun for the kids. My 3 yr old loves the snow, but we have to drive about 2 hours to get to the mountain to find snow in Big Bear.

    We recently had a hail storm in Orange County this month and that was so fascinating and fun for him too.

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