I also drove through blinding snow squalls and freezing rain, didn't see the sun until the day we left and slid off my icy driveway into a large snowbank - in the pouring rain. Neither the car nor I were injured, but we did have to call the sand guy to come sand and help push me out. So although there were some great moments, I did a lot of whining. Ask my poor, already suffering husband.
It's hard to grasp that the weather can be so incredibly different when two places are a mere five hour drive apart. Below are pictures I took when Zoe and I went for a walk, the day before we left. The temperature was in the low 50's...
|Although things are definitely starting to green-up here, the grass hasn't gotten this lush quite yet. |
This field in Cadman Plaza is astro turf.
|A mom putting out a picnic for her little ones along-side a high school sports team running drills. |
In the background, three groups of teen-aged boys are playing tag football.
This is a shot of our house on the one day the sun shone. Gorgeous, huh?