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Scenes from a Snow Day

I sometimes worry that our house is a little too big for our needs. We could trim off a room or two and hardly notice the difference except in the heating bill.

Then we have a snow day and are trapped in family togetherness for 36 hours and all those worries go right out the window.  Those extra rooms are a necessity.

This snow day would be an interesting social experiment. After two days back at school, would the girls now appreciate the time off and the new toys more? Or would they start whinging about being bored by 9:15?

A tangential, but related experiment: would the leftover champagne from New Year’s have enough pop and effervescence to get Michelle through the day? Continue Reading