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

This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Psalm 118:24


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Saturday, January 13, 2018

A snowy day

The snow is back today.
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I waited till it was light out and then went for a nice snowy walk.
15 degrees (that was the high for the day) and a bit windy.
Good thing I was wearing my snow sneakers and ice grippers because there was
ice under the snow in places.
 I walked around town trying to stay out of the way of the snow plows.
The main road was plowed but they were just getting to the side roads.
Walked around one of the cemeteries but the snow was too deep for my
snow sneakers at the other one.
I ended up walking quite a few times around the ball park loop 
because I was out of the way there.
I'm on the second loop here.  Those are my footprints from the first loop.
Didn't get all 6 miles in today, just a bit under 4.
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I made us blueberry pancakes for breakfast.
That's always a nice treat. 

It snowed pretty much all day but we did have a few peeks at
the sun for a couple of minutes here and there.
I'd rather have snow than rain though, at least the snow makes everything pretty.

We went out to do a couple of errands and then were home
in the afternoon.
Ken has been working on taking his train layout apart and packing it up.

I mostly worked on the latest puzzle and should have it done in a day or two.
That's been my day so far.

Count your blessings and have a happy day.
happyone  💕


Inger said...

I love to read about your walks and know how good they must make you feel. I would love to see some snow, but it is really warm here.

The Furry Gnome said...

After ten days I've only got the outer edges and one small patch of my puzzle done. I think it's going to take a year and a half!

Rose said...

Sounds like a cold day for a walk...but oh, what a beautiful world to walk in. Roger was always the pancake maker here...I miss that.

Tom said...

...mighty pretty!

eileeninmd said...

Hello, pretty snowy scenes. I feel like a wimp when I hear about your walks out in the cold and snow. Blueberry pancakes are a treat, yum! Happy Sunday, enjoy your day!

Adam said...

I only go about 15 feet in the snow

ellen b said...

Very pretty and putting together a puzzle is a great way to enjoy part of the day.

Lowcarb team member said...

Such pretty scenes with all that snow.

All the best Jan