Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself;
I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today.
I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet.
I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
~Groucho Marx

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Saturday, December 14, 2013

Another snowy day

I walked in the falling snow around the farm loop this morning and around town too.  It was 25 degrees and just a little breezy.  I wore my new rain pants and stayed nice and dry.
It was beautiful, calm, peaceful and the snow makes it seem quieter than usual.  What a joy it is to be able to get out and take a walk.
I didn't see any one else out.  I had the morning beauty all to myself.
I walked 6.2 miles - 12,292 steps.
Sunrise: 7:30
Sunset: 4:54
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The gift I received last night is this snowman ornament that was tucked inside
a cute snowman mug (the hat comes off.)
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A nice cozy day at home today.  I had hot chocolate in my new mug and it tasted ever so good.  I added a few marshmallow too. : )

I got some reading done, worked on my counted cross stitch, and finished decorating the tree with tinsel.  Hard to get a good picture because of the glare from the window.


It's been snowing all day with a bit of sleet in there too.  Supposed to turn back to all snow during the night.

I'm off to eat my supper in just a little while.  Ken is making us nachos.  : )

A happy day to you my friends.
happyone : )
Christmas, my child, is love in action.
Every time we love,
every time we give,
it's Christmas.
~Dale Evans Rogers

7 comments:

  1. Your tree is very pretty and reminds me of our Christmas trees when I was a child. We always had tinsel. Your early morning snow scene is amazing. It looks so peaceful.
    Have a good weekend!

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  2. Cute mug! Cute ornament, too. Well, I must say that you do a wonderful job with the tinsel. You are obviously very patient!

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  3. I've got to get working on our tree! Hopefully tomorrow!:-) Just like Scarlett O'Hara!:-)

    I love your ornament and mug! I'd say a new mug made that hot chocolate taste much better!

    Dale Evans Rogers - a wise woman!

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  4. I love the new mug. It definitely would make hot chocolate taste better!

    Your tree is lovely and old fashioned looking. Very nice.

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  5. It poured here in Richmond. Your snow is pretty, and I like walking in it, too. Lovely Christmas tree. Art

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  6. I love tinsel on a tree. Too bad I can't have that. The first Christmas that I picked tinsel out of my cat's butt made me realize that tInsel and I could no longer be friends. (Sorry for the image, but that is the truth.)

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  7. What cute Christmas decorations - I love them. Your tree looks wonderful. Also, you snowy walk looks like it was so nice and peaceful. What a wonderful day to begin the day. Enjoy your Sunday!

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