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I {heart} snow days?

project life freebies

It was a snow day yesterday. The first snow day of the school year. I was all excited until 10 a.m. when the fighting started. Fighting. Over. Markers. {sigh.}

And, the forecast had everyone scared we were going to get 14″ of snow that the school districts cancelled school before even one snowflake hit the ground. Um, yeah, we got about 6.5″. That is a waste of a good snow day.

snow day

P working on her math timed sheet…with her new favorite hat.

snow day

Alexandra working on her new Frank Lloyd Wright inspired house on SketchUp.


The base for the “Hello Winter” Project Life Freebie (above) can be found on Leslie Miller’s blog.

Did you see Scary Mommy on the Today Show this morning? I’ve been reading her blog for a few years. She is hilarious!

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snow day


Today is a snow day.
11 inches and counting.
The girls think it is fun.
Me, not so much.
I am quickly going out of my mind.
7 year old attitude started at 6:45 am.
That’s A.M. people!
It’s only noon.
Lord help me, give me calm.

Picture taken on the way up to Mt. Evans.

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First attempt at ice skating for Parker.
She didn’t like it much.
She said, “It’s slippery.”
I held her up the 1 time around the rink.
Then she was finished.
“It’s cold.”


But she sure looks cute in her skates!
Maybe next year.


First small jumps.
Alex trying a new little jump on the ice.
Basic 6.
Summer vacation off the ice equals a little rusty on the ice.


Working on the Lunge.
Just learned it.
Needs some work.


First snow of the season.
Trace accumulation.
Fushias are done for the season.

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