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Sunday, March 29, 2009

Enjoying it while we could...

Friday we FINALLY broke in the sleds Grandma Susie got us for Christmas! That's right, Christmas! Might I add that we live in Colorado, where it's supposed to get really cold and snow a lot in the winter? Since mid-December, these sleds have been gathering dust in our garage because, well, there just hasn't been snow! Go figure it would be a week into Spring and nearly April before that time came! Thursday night's storm, which the weather man predicted to be 12-18 inches worth of snow, turned out to be another inaccurate disappointment, and short-lived. By Friday afternoon when we finally made it out, the sun was shining and the snow was already melting. Still, we managed to get a few thrills. This was Chloe's first time sledding, so of course there were pictures! And what kind of blogger would I be to NOT share them?

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The anticipation is almost more than I can handle!

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With mom, who wasn't nearly as much fun as Dad!

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Right after Chloe went by herself for the first time. Neil stayed close by, just in case. And it's a good thing because probably two seconds after I took this she flew off the sled. Fun times...

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I can't tell which one is having more fun!

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My happy, sweet, SWEET boy watching all the fun...

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I sure love these two...

Let's hope for more than one sledding opportunity next year!
signautre

6 comments:

stephschmidt said...

Such cute pictures! You can tell Chloe is just having a blast. What a fun day!

Jodi said...

We were too sick here to enjoy the short-lived snow on the ground! I was surprised to see a little this morning. I guess I missed that weather report! Will it last???

Mama/Gma Jill said...

Once again, so wonderful! You captured the excitement perfectly - with all three. Neil looks like he's having a great time, and Chloe looks truly SO excited about her first sledding experience. And darling little, sweet little Ryan...well, as you say, what a sweetheart.

Just for the record, you look gorgeous. What a pretty mommy you are! Love your blue hat!

Love love love,
Mama/Gma Jill
(Can hardly wait to show Gpa Roy!)

The Goulds said...

Oh I miss the snow and bundling up. We haven't even worn winter coats once!

Roberts Family Blog said...

Looks like you guys had a ton of fun. Now the cold is headed our way. Miss you guys!

Camille said...

Girl, I'm hoping for just the opposite! Looks like you had fun, though.