Thanksgiving Snowstorm

It wasn’t a typical Thanksgiving, but there was so much to be thankful for today. I’m grateful that we didn’t lose power beyond a few flickers, that we weren’t planning in traveling far, and that my parents opened their home to a friend who found herself not being able to go home after all. Mostly, I’m thankful for my family and friends. And for the snow!

early morning snowI was up early for last minute food prep and saw that another 6 inches had fallen since we’d shoveled last night.

backyard viewThe view from our back deck onto the river. We had to shovel the driveway, then we headed out for a quick cross country ski.

IMG_3529She is the happiest dog in snow and runs like a crazy rabbit.

IMG_3535IMG_3538It was a winter wonderland.

More dog walks happened at my parents’ house.

IMG_3541Then there was a feast, a nap, and lots of chatting and laughing.

It was a snowy Thanksgiving, but a very happy one.

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About anewenglanderslife

Hi, I'm Elle. I live in a small town in New England. I love to cook, bake, eat, be outside and active, and go on adventures.
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