Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Chocolate milk, a door knob, and some snow!

Well, hello from snowy TN!!! Yesterday we were out for some "ice" that never happened. Today we are actually out for snow! SNOW!!! Woo hoo!! People in the South go cuckoo for snow!

This is a seriously makenosense kind of post. Lets just say this is my ADD kickin' in today.

Look what I found in the cabinet yesterday morning. Huh? I promise I didn't do it! I easily could have, but this time I didn't. Not one person would fess up. My guess is boy #2 since he was the last one to fix chocolate milk. He's denying it. Completely denying it.


Ok, this picture is our pantry door. It has looked like this for 2 solid weeks now. And, we have to close the door because if we don't, precious puppy will eat all sorts of things in there. Obviously something has messed up with the doorknob.

Oh, look!!! Here's the doorknob now!! Laying (lying?) on the kitchen counter. Let me remind you that it has been there for 2 weeks now. Anyone know of a handyman? Geesh.


Here is the snow!!! This is Pepper's first experience with snow. She LOVED it y'all. She hopped all over the yard. I think she is wanting out of the fence in this picture. She wants endless hopping I'm sure.



Aren't they cute? They'd still be out there if I'd let them. They run and run and run and run trying to eat the snow.


These are the trees behind our house. Isn't it beautiful? No ice...all snow.


This is the outside of our house. Don't houses look so pretty covered in snow?



Boy #3 didn't want any part of the snow. He stayed inside where it's warm. He's no dummy!



Here is part of the crew eating pizza for lunch. They were in heaven. And, cookies are in the oven as I type. They are so happy. They are singing my praises. And, I'm worn out! :)



And, if you have read my blog for any length of time....you know I have some serious love connections with the cows on the property behind us. Since last Fall, we have had us some babies. I can't wait til they venture up toward my neck of the woods. I'll introduce myself.


Ok, there you have it. That has been our day thus far. I'm pooped from all the tending to of children and drying ALL the clothes that boys go through when it snows. We aren't used to all this!
Have a blessed day!



17 comments:

BethAnne said...

No snow here......but I sure do like your cows!

HIS Child said...

It looks like a post card. Stay warm and enjoy while it lasts.

He Knows My Name said...

I do love you Fran and I'm sure that is some serious snow in TN only wish I could send you more cause we got it again this morning.

Sending you snow angels from MI

Toknowhim said...

We have snow too... It does look pretty on the ground, but it is too cold for me :)

PS. I finally did a video blog hello...you and Kim and another friend inspired me to do one :)

Blessings

Joanne (The Simple Wife) said...

I totally caught myself putting the milk away in the pantry this morning next to the Lucky Charms. Luckily I caught myself in time!

Teresa said...

Happy Snow Day, my friend!
We have had a wonderful day too!..homemade chicken noodle soup is on the stove and a ches pie in the oven!!...I'm off to study for tomorrow's teaching ..(11:30 if you think of me..)

lots of love,
Teresa

beckyjomama said...

Oh, Frannie, I just love ya! You are too stinkin cute! Your house is be-a-utiful!! Just like you! And the milk, serious waste of some good chocolate! So sad :(

And, girl, if you want some snow, I have about 7 inches to send you! I am waiting for Al Gore to come shovel it ... while he explains that whole global warming thing to me. 'Cause I just aint buying it!

Shelley said...

Beautiful! We got the ice, and then a little snow. It's amazing how beautiful everything looks when covered with a layer of white! And the milk...that is funny! That looks like something I would do too. :)

Cheryl said...

I caught myself putting the clean kitchen towels in the trashcan instead of the drawer this morning!!!

I sure wish we'd get some snow down here in Ga.

Miss you!

Cheryl said...

oh yeah, pretty sure it wasn't boy #3 cause I think you told me he doesn't like it! See...I listen!

Patty said...

What a fun day! We got sleet and a little snow but it was really nothing. ;) I love your cows! The boys looked like they were enjoying their pizza and I am impressed that you made cookies. Your home is beautiful!

I still miss you and Steph. She did mention Angela Thomas at her church in the spring. We may have to take another road trip. :))

Love you,
Patty

Darlene R. said...

We had a snow day here!! We got about 7 inches or so. Personally, I am ready for Spring and Summer!

Love ya!!

Lindsee said...

I am LOVING the chocolate in the cabinet. Absolutely priceless.

Sharon said...

I want some snow...your pictures are great! It's been 25+ years since I've touched and played in snow! I will have to live vicariously through you and your family. You have a beautiful home!

connorcolesmom said...

Oh that milk in the cabinet made me LOL - see I ALMOST did that the other day
So glad that other people do the same thing
Oh and I would totally fix your doorknob if I lived closer :(
So glad you got snow - it looks so FUN!!
Miss you
Kim

Anonymous said...

I, too, laughed about the milk in the cupboard.

I love your Miniature Schnauzers! I have two MS also (Henry & George).

I've been playing Pathwords (on Facebook) like a madwoman. I'm easily amused. ;)

Teresa L

Denise said...

Wish we would get snow here in Chattanooga.

I blog so you can get a glimpse into my life as wife, mom of 3 boys, and someone who simply wants to bless others along the way. Have fun and be sweet :)

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