What a DAY!

March 8, 2008 at 9:15 am 2 comments

Misty is in labor with Zach!  Woo-hoo. 

And we had a blizzard.  For us.  Like at least six inches, I think.  And, they have to drive to M.  Wow.  (They do have a four wheel drive and the roads look plowed).  They are waiting for contractions to get “good and steady” to avoid “devil juice”. 

And, we are having a sledding part-e!

What a day!   Should be very exciting! 

Entry filed under: Everyday.

Friday…Alive & Kicking BABY!!!

2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Stacey  |  March 8, 2008 at 9:46 am

    Shawn said the roads were really bad this morning at 6am. He said they had not plowed much at all, even in town. Hopefully, they have been working since then since it looks plowed out by you!

    We have a 3 ft snow drift on our front porch!

    We are going to make a snowman soon!

  • 2. Theresa  |  March 8, 2008 at 4:49 pm

    Randy’s boss came through Madisonville this morning and said that they got a lot more than we did. I posted some photos on my blog with measurements.

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