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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Monday, February 17, 2014

A lazy day

This morning we had a fresh coating of an additional 4 inches or so of snow and it was 0 degrees so I walked in the basement once again.  I finished listening to the audio book the other day and haven't been back to the library so had no book to listen to.

No more snow today and it was a beautiful sunny day and after lunch it had warmed up to 20 and we went outside around the yard.  Cleared off the driveway and I shoveled the path up to the bird feeders again.
This way the sky was a pretty blue.
 Facing the other direction, the sky was cloudy. 
The sky doesn't look much different than the snowy ground.
Threw some snowballs at what is left of the snowman I made and knocked some icicles off the house.

Back inside the house, I had some hot chocolate and we worked on the latest puzzle.
I also read a little while.
It's been a lazy kind of day.
Supper tonight will be quick and easy.  I'm making quesadillas.

Hope your day in a happy one.
happyone : )
Clouds come floating into my life,
no longer to carry rain or usher storm,
but to add color to my sunset sky.
~Rabindranath Tagaore

Today's Three Thankful Things
  1.  A pretty blue sky
  2.  A nice cup of hot chocolate
  3.  Twinkies : )

8 comments:

  1. I love a nice cup of hot cocoa! That is an amazing blue sky. Lazy days are always a nice change so glad you had one to enjoy! Have a great week.

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  2. A Blue Sky Day here too! Have you totaled up how much snow you all have had so far this winter?

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  3. Twinkies, eh? I haven't had one of those in years and years.
    I'm getting ready to make choc. chip cookies which reminds me of you :).
    Beautiful blue sky in your photo today.

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  4. The difference in the sky color from one side to the other is amazing. Poor defenseless snowman, of all "people" to throw snowballs at.
    Lots going on Facebook. Take a look. Mary Jo

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  5. Don't you mean Twinkie singular? LOL! I can't imagine your eating more than one. Gosh whatever your weather is seems to be ours; although, today was bright blue skies in all directions.

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  6. Have you noticed how much snow is on the roof of the house in the gray sky photo?!!!!!. And...the snow on the ground is almost up to the windows. Wow!

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  7. Love the blue sky on a cold, snowy day!!!!! AND--what could be better than a cup of hot chocolate!!!!! YUM.... (I'll pass on the Twinkies though... ha)

    Hugs,
    Betsy

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  8. Sometimes laziness is indeed required!!!
    The pics look beautiful!!!
    And now I think or actually I am sure you would be craving for spring to come... right?!

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