Pretty snow

I know what you’re thinking… what the hell is she talking about? Wasn’t she complaining just yesterday that all the snow and gray skies were so depressing and a much-needed yarn therapy was in order? Yeah, okay, you got me… but after I posted that complaint I was surprised and delighted with a gorgeous sunset last night. Now I’ve seen my share of beautiful sunsets from our apartment because of our view but this one in particularly stuck me as amazing because it was snowing at the same time! That’s right, we had snowfall AND a sunset. Now how often does that happen? And, of course, I had to document it… you know, because I was sure no one would believe me unless I did. 😉

Snow + Sun

Snow + Sun

As the snow turned into a flurry, a more respectable (though still pretty) sunset emerged!

Snow + Sun

Today we woke up to gorgeous blue skies and a bitterly cold morning that turned into an equally bitterly cold day. We didn’t let that stop us from having any fun, though, as our nephews were visiting us from California and a quick trip to the roof was definitely in order!

Snow on the Roof

Kubrick’s face up there? That’s how happy the dogs were to be on the roof! And, of course, they weren’t the only ones.

Snow on the Roof

Are my nephews gorgeous or what? Too bad I can’t take credit for any family resemblance as they are my brother-in-law’s kids! But they do look a lot like my husband, so I guess I picked a good one. 😉

Snow on the Roof

Snow on the Roof

They had lots of fun playing in the snow… and so did the dogs!

Snow on the Roof

Snow on the Roof

Snow on the Roof

What’s with kids constantly eating snow? LOL!

Snow on the Roof

Snow on the Roof

Snow on the Roof

Snow on the Roof

Snow on the Roof

And then it got too cold to stay up there anymore and we headed downstairs… not before I got this one last shot of pretty, though!

Sun sets through

Hope your weekend is treating you well!

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8 responses to “Pretty snow

  1. julie 01.22.2011 at 8:43 pm

    What sweet little guys. Bet it was a treat for them to play in rooftop snow! Your boys too:)

  2. Gerry 01.22.2011 at 10:27 pm

    Gorgeous sunset and kiddies, too.!
    It goes unsaid that your puppies are, too. Well, you do know it, right?

    Hugs,
    Gerry

  3. Beverly 01.23.2011 at 12:07 am

    Beautiful pictures! And boy, do those dogs look happy to be going up on the roof.

  4. Lisa 01.23.2011 at 1:46 am

    Looks like fun times up on the roof! Stay warm! 🙂

  5. Alexandra 01.23.2011 at 3:35 am

    I just love your dogs! They are sooo cute! 🙂 Lovely sunset too!

  6. Jackie 01.23.2011 at 6:01 am

    Everyone looks like they’re playing at full speed! What lovely pics and your nephews looks so very sweet!

  7. yarndancer 01.23.2011 at 9:38 am

    Gorgeous photos!! All our snow has melted now 😦 It’s lovely to see the fun you all were having in your snow!

  8. Linda 01.24.2011 at 11:32 am

    Lovely photos, snow can be wonderful!

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