daily blessings

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Thursday, January 17, 2008

Snow Day

Finally, we have a snow day in North Carolina! There is only 3 inches of the fluffy white stuff but even 3 inches in this neck of the woods, happens to be a reason to celebrate... and we did. Sleep late, cook a big breakfast, play in the snow, and enjoy this day for what it is- God's way of saying... "slow down and enjoy the magnificent beauty that only I can create"! AND that is a blessing indeed.


Blogger {ME} said...

We love snow days...ummm to sleep late and play in the snow.
What a great day to catch your breathe!

4:19 PM  
Blogger leslie said...

It snowed a bit today here but it was too wet to stick. I'm thankful it stopped because it's just too hard to get around when the streets are full of the slush. I love the photo - flowers covered in snow! :D

4:21 PM  
Blogger Nancy said...

Hilary and Leslie~ thanks for stopping by to observe our little snow in North Carolina. Blessings to you.

6:27 PM  
Blogger Dawn said...

Snow in North Carolina - not something I'd think of happening!

8:01 PM  
Blogger Nancy said...

Dawn~ You are right... it is rare for my area of NC. The mountains usually have several 8 to 10 inch snows each year but for the area just below the mountains- that's me- we are lucky if the conditions add up. So when they do, we celebrate! Thanks for stopping by.

8:10 PM  
Blogger Cris said...

hmmmm, I'll take the sleeping in late, but without the snow. LOL. Glad you guys had an enjoyable and relaxing day. :)

9:41 PM  
Blogger Nancy said...

Thanks Chris~ I thought of you today. My paper was late due to the snow which made me realize how blessed I am to have someone deliver my paper. Blessings to you for the service you provide for others.

11:10 PM  
Blogger Josie said...

We haven't had much snow here in Vancouver this year this. I miss it.

Gorgeous photo!

12:36 AM  
Blogger Nancy said...

Josie~ I was surprised with our snow. I would have thought Vancouver had lots of snow. It's fun to keep up with the climate in other parts of my blogging world- it's a unique learning experience. Thanks for sharing.

10:59 AM  
Blogger Morning Glory said...

Sleeping late sounds wonderful. I'm glad you enjoyed the "day off".

11:21 AM  
Blogger Linda said...

Sounds like a fun day. Whenever the temperature dips into the thirties here in Texas (as it did today) my grandchildren start wishing for snow. None so far, but they're still hoping!

7:29 PM  
Blogger Flip Flop Floozie said...

you know you are right!! i never thought like it that way...SNOW is a way to make us SLOW DOWN!! GREAT!! I do not miss snow though here in Ga. They say it is to get colder here tomorrow, rain that might turn to snow. Okay...it will not last long!! Sandy

10:21 PM  
Blogger Susie said...

The picture of the snow is lovely and so is your quote "slow down and enjoy the magnificent beauty that only I can create"! A wonderful reminder to us all, no matter what the weather...

12:26 PM  
Blogger Nancy said...

MG~ Linda~ Sandy & Sue~ glad you all stopped by and I hope you have a great week.

3:43 PM  
Blogger patterns of ink said...

Snow days are especially fun in the south.We've had five so far up here, but we never tire of them. =)

8:55 PM  

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