Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr, It’s Cold

November 23, 2008 7:00 am

This shot was from a trip Jamie and I took to CT a few winters ago way before children were in the picture. I grew up in FL so when I woke up to a snow-covered morning, I was so excited that we just had to go sledding. And so we did. Jamie (the PA boy) was a pro and he beat me to the bottom of the hill. It was fun but we were back inside trying to get warm in under ten minutes. Like I said, I’m from FL.

This week has been chilly here. Tonight it’s supposed to dip down into the mid forties, brrr! Ok, it’s a stretch but for me, that’s cold. I hope that once the kids are a bit older, we can make that CT trip again and have some snowy fun. Maybe even build a snowman!

Not a lot to write today, the kids have been sick all week and were feeling just better enough to head to the grandparents for a sleepover last night (Saturday). Jamie and I celebrated by getting all dolled up (showering) and going out for a nice dinner. We were home and drowsy by 9:00, thus signifying that we are in fact old.

22 Comments

  1. Michelle
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    Being in bed by nine sounds like heaven right about now… ::sigh:: I guess I’m old too 😉
    Beautiful picture!!

    Michelles last blog post..Mommy’s Day Out

  2. Keely
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    You can have some of our snow. We have too much already.

    Damn, I was almost first. *shakes fist at Michelle*

    Keelys last blog post..About friggin’ time

  3. cyndi
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    We could do that house swap, but alas, it’s not cold enough here and I hate the heat. Gorgeous picture!

    cyndis last blog post..I thought that She walked on water

  4. Kirst
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    There are quite a few of us here in FL we need to have our own blogher get together sometime. Wouldn’t that be fun? We could meet at Busch Gardens, Disney or something. Ach well something to ponder right?

    Love the snow pic. We used to sled down hills in England. However, I remember going to Flagstaff and seeing snow again for the the first time in ages. I forgot snow covers things and went running out to start a snowball fight and landed on my arse because I tripped over a bolder. Just my luck..lol

    Kirsts last blog post..Turkey and gravy and boogers oh my!

  5. carrie
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    Did you eat @ McD’s???

    carries last blog post..HASAY Update – Short and Sweet (23/30)

  6. Katie
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    Sayde just said your little comment monsters are “Supergirl”. There was a day when you showered AND got to bed by 9? I’m so jealous.

    Katies last blog post..Yay or Nay

  7. steenky bee
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    Ahhh, that photo is beautiful! It brings back memories to about 5 weeks ago when Utah was dumped on. I, for one, can’t wait to get some more of the white stuff. I am a tubin’, skiin’, boardin’, shoein’, snowmobilin’ freak!

    steenky bees last blog post..The Spin Cycle: Manipulation with Potty Training

  8. Anndi
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    Glad the kidlets feel better.

    Snow huh? Meh. I’m not looking forward to it.

    Anndis last blog post..put the coffee down and swallow, now…

  9. steenky bee
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    Um, I wish my visit was under better circumstances, but I’m afraid it’s not. You just totally boxed me out of the number one spot at Tattooed Mom’s place. What gives, girlie? Shouldn’t you be vaccumming? Shouldn’t I be learning how to properly spell vaccuum? I’ve been following you around the blogosphere all day. Can you feel my hot breath? If I get any closer I’m going to give you a “flat tire” on your shoes. Yeah.

    steenky bees last blog post..The Spin Cycle: Manipulation with Potty Training

  10. Shieldmaiden1196
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    I walked about a mile back from the ambulance building to my house last night after we took a gentleman to another hospital for a cardiac eval. It was 27 out, and snowing. I had 3/4 length sweats, a t-shirt, a sweatshirt, gloves and a hat on, no coat. I wasn’t cold. I think the insanity of this place is starting to sink in.

    Shieldmaiden1196s last blog post..Twelve Years

  11. Sprite's Keeper
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    Yup, cold last night in my neck of the peninsula too. I love it when the weather is like this.

    Sprite’s Keepers last blog post.."Mommy’s Here"

  12. DeeMarie
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    I’m so over snow…
    Hope the kiddos are feeling better!!!!!! Instead of CT, you can just visit Ohio? Come on… it would be fun!!!

    DeeMaries last blog post..Thanksgiving Thanks… Day 3

  13. mrsbear
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    Never seen snow personally. It’s very sad, I know. But really anything below 50 is too cold for me, I’m a wuss. Glad the kids are improving. Why does bed by 9 sound suh-weet? We went to see Walking with Dinosaurs live yesterday, and those crowded arena seats had my knees screaming by the end of the show. Getting old blows.

    mrsbears last blog post..Supporting Our Local PTA

  14. The Stiletto Mom
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    That sounds like us. No kids and we still pass out early. Sad really. Actually pathetic. I’m so glad I’m not alone!

    The Stiletto Moms last blog post..Hey Honey, Whatcha Got In The Bag?

  15. Beth
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    To see snow around here requires a TV and a a DVD. It looks very seasonal and festive to me, but of course, I’m in a bathing suit, washing my windows right now!

  16. Michele
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    I’m with Beth though I don’t wash my windows. Too much work. Very lazy here. We head to Flagstaff for snow.

    JR & I spent the weekend in Palm Springs, CA. We were still in bed by 9pm. Don’t feel too old.

    Micheles last blog post..Beatles Fan (God, I’m such a dork) and parenting style

  17. Twenty Four At Heart
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    That’s a beautiful picture. I live in Orange County, CA and I turn the heater on if it gets below 72. I think PICTURES of snow are really pretty though!

  18. Toni
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    Great picture! It is cold here as well. TN I know gets colder temps than FL but even for us this time of year it is cold.

    Tonis last blog post..Meet My Friends Monday – An Introduction

  19. Jim
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    LOl…mid 40’s. It was 40ish yesterday and I was happy to be able to go out without a coat on.

    Jims last blog post..Safe Harbor

  20. HeatherPride
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    Wow – usually winter kind of depresses me but that photo looks like FUN!!!!

    HeatherPrides last blog post..So NOT Winning Friends OR Influencing People

  21. GreenJello
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    I so identify with getting “old”… hubby and I left the dance on Saturday night at 10:30 because we were tired. LOL!

    GreenJellos last blog post..Quotable Quotes

  22. Krystal
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    I so totally need to see snow!! Can you say life long Floridian here? And yeah, last week’s 40 degrees was a bit much for us warm blooded folk!!!
    Oh and as far as being old for falling asleep at 9? I got you beat, try 8:30 on a Saturday night!!!! Sad and pathetic I know!

    Krystals last blog post..Clean Up on Aisle 7

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