over the snowy weekend

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it started snowing friday afternoon. by early evening, there was a light dusting on the ground. i roasted up a bunch of root veggies because that’s my comfort food and settled under my blanket. my kinda night.

matt and i went on a beautiful yet cold run the next morning. there is something magical about running while the snow is still falling. everything is hushed. even our footfalls are muffled. the park was just gorgeous with snow cover and cloudy skies. matt’s beard was epically coated in white.

unlike most people, i didn’t go to the store before the storm hit. we basically had no food in the house. so we went to 28 springs for lunch and shared a bottle of rose, because why the hell not. it was fun and cozy. and the snow was still coming down.

sunday we watched a ton of documentaries on netflix and dreamed and schemed about going on a weekend hike in the spring. and about moving somewhere it’s always warm. i took a bubble bath with my gin and tina fey. only 30 pages into ‘bossypants’ and i already absolutely love it. and i realized this weekend that even though i hate winter so hard, i secretly get giddy inside when it snows. makes me feel like a kid. today it’s ugly and gross and i’m back to hating winter, but in the midst of the snowfall, i am peaceful and happy. and i’m in awe of the beauty of it.

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snow day!

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we finally got a snow day! after so many failed attempts at winter weather, we got our turn at the white stuff. now, this is basically the south. we are no boston or chicago, so a couple inches will shut our small town down. which makes it really fun. matt and i went on a snowy run then we all three played in the park. well, i take that back. i watched as matt and isaiah played, i was too cold. but it was lovely. and in many places we were the first footprints. i love how quiet and slow it gets here. snow days are the best.

over the weekend

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this weekend was COLD. but also fun. saturday i hosted a housewarming/stock the bar party for my new neighbors and that was just a whole lot of awesome. it was a night of good food, great friends, and excellent dancing. plus they got lots of amazing booze to fill up their super sexy bar, so win and win.

sunday we had our first ‘snow.’ it was supposed to be a much bigger deal with about 3 inches on the ground. instead, we only got a dusting. i guess that’s november in arkansas though.