Nashville blizzard!

I am super behind on posting Christmas and New Year’s pictures, but I just can’t let today pass without dumping my photos of Nashville’s epic snow day. As of 3:30 this afternoon, we had 6-7 inches of beautiful, powdery stuff in our yard, and it’s still falling at 10 p.m. Corin and I spent most of the day outdoors, except for a couple-hour break midday to cuddle up with a movie. Lina played some, too, and liked aspects of the experience. She did not enjoy any part of getting snow in her face: not an inopportune face plant, brother’s snow balls, or the wind that picked up this evening. Jon had to work most of the day but got in a few runs down our backyard hill on his snowboard before supper. We ended with homemade tomato soup and cornbread.

It was a magical, magical day.

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First thing in the morning

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For the record, this kid went sledding with the neighbors while mommy built the snowman.

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I named him Casper.

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Tasting snow

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Wearing the backpack she felt was necessary for the outing

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Lina, meet Casper; Casper, Lina.

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Heading down the street

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