Snow Day!

I was really excited about our first official “snow day” (i.e., schools are closed) of the year. I think it’s just a natural reaction, leftover from my childhood days, when a snow day was the best thing ever. But, as an adult/parent, I’m not sure why I still think they’re a good thing…

Instead of working in silence in an empty house (except for the dogs, but they’re pretty quiet) all day, I have two neighborhood boys here plus Damon and Avery… so, four kids running through my house like little hurricanes. Damn snow days!

The boys took a few minutes to calmly (and relatively quietly) play video games in Damon’s room, so I managed to snap some pics of them (boys hate to have their pictures taken, I’ve discovered)… and the Lego mess they’ve made in there.

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Here’s Jason, trying to hide under the bed from my camera, using his sword to fend me off (silly boy).

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And, could someone please tell my daughter that it’s zero degrees outside? She missed that memo…

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At least she’s making herself useful and feeding the dogs for me… such a good girl, my Avery!

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Please, God, let schools be open tomorrow!

ETA: I just got an alert that schools are closed tomorrow, too. I jinxed myself, that’s what I did…

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2 Responses to Snow Day!

  1. kate says:

    Oh, I feel for you! No school for my kiddos (or daycare kiddos) tomorrow and Monday.

    I do love that Avery is wearing her bathing suit around the house like it is hot and sunny….a girl can dream. 🙂

  2. Kerry says:

    Oh, I can relate to that lego mess, and I’ve only got one boy! And you daughter looks so cute. It’s summer where I live, so for a moment her bikini didn’t seem strange at all, until I remembered the post was called “Snow Day”. She looks like she’s having lots of fun though.

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