Wednesday, December 26, 2012

A White Christmas!

I absolutely love snow and it's always a special treat when we have a white Christmas!
So when snow started falling during the afternoon on Christmas Eve I was totally thrilled!

We spent most of the day baking cookies. then headed around the corner for dinner with some very dear friends.

When we returned late that night, the air was so still and calm.

It was Christmas Eve and the snow just made it feel magical!

Instead of heading to bed, we headed outside to play!

And the night just wouldn't be complete without a friendly snowball fight!

We finally headed inside to gather round the trees.

I counted my blessings.
And it took my breath away!
I hope your Christmas was magical too!


Carolyn@Sweet Chaos Home said...

Sounds like a perfect day! Your home looks beautiful. Love the nighttime shots :)

Unknown said...

Beautiful. I love this post!

NanaDiana said...

There is just something about snow at Christmas, isn't there? You house looks gorgeous, Sharon. I wish I liked the snow more than I do! xo Diana

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Great post!! We had a dusting of snow too, it made for the perfect Christmas!

Twice Nice said...

Everything looks lovely! Glad your snow was a bit more gentle on the power lines than ours was!

Biljana said...

I love snow, all is absolutely beautiful and magic.Happy Holidays! Hugs, Biljana

priscilla said...

Beautiful photos, decorations look magical with a little snow ! Glad you had a white Christmas :)

Mariella said...

It looks pretty awesome!!!!
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the cape on the corner said...

how beautiful those snow shots are, and what fun the snowmans are! can't believe you got that much snow!

Jen said...

What a beautiful family night. Blessings on all of you for 2013!

Leslie Harris said...

Oh Sharon. I loved this post. And I'm so happy for you. All the warm feelings and blessings you felt? You deserve them!
Happy New Year, my friend.
Leslie (aka Gwen Moss)

Sherry at The Rusty Pearl said...

Those pictures are priceless. YOUR home is beautiful and your family is just precious and Those pics of you guys doing the snowman with the lighting and the snow are Card worthy ... LOVE it all. Felt like I was there just seeing it all and looking in the windows was like from a movie. I just loved it .Thanks for sharing such a beautiful post

Emily @ The Diligent One said...

Oh, merry Christmas, Sharon! Thank you for this heartwarming glimpse into your family and your Christmas eve.

gail@My Repurposed Life said...

wonderful pictures Sharon!!! We haven't had any measurable snow yet. Suppose to get some this weekend and on New Year's Day!

Thanks for sharing those pretty pictures!


Good Time Charlie said...

What a wonderful post! The snow made everything look extra beautiful. How fun, and what a cute picture of your family! No white Christmas here, but very, very rainy!! I love the rain, but we sort of end up with a brown Christmas after the dog has been outside for a while and comes in with the mud.....

Check your mail for that sign in 2013! I haven't forgotten, just still catching up! Have a wonderful New Year. So fun to get to know you better this year. -K

Mimi@blueroofcabin said...

That does look magical! What a perfect Christmas Eve ;)