Wednesday, December 24, 2008

ABC Wednesday - W is for Winter Swing

W is for Winter Swing.............

a wood swing covered in winter snow

After the ice storm of last weekend, we were gifted with two winter storms this weekend.

Needless to say, we have spent a lot of time shoveling and moving these white mounds around - over 2 feet of it.

The swing always beacons me when I am outside - something left over from my childhood days I guess.

But all I had the energy left to do was snap a photo of this pristine snowfall on my favorite seat.

I was not about to clear the underneath even though the wind had just about cleared the seat off for me.

It will patiently wait for spring until it can be used again. I can't say I am as patient - only two days into winter and I am ready for spring.

At least the days are getting longer now!

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  1. One of my first thoughts this morning was that daylight is on the increase again now - we have turned the corner of the darkness!

    Lovely photo, as usual!

  2. Wow, that looks so wonderful!

    We wish you a very Merry Christmas! May the holidays be bright and sparkling!

    Purrs and Snuggles from Chica, Pumuckl and Ana -

  3. Two storms! That is a lot of snow.
    Wishing you all the best for the holiday season.

  4. Wishing you and your family a Merry Xmas!!

  5. It's been a long time since I've been in a swing. This one reminds me of my childhood. Beautiful photo. :-)

  6. MERRY CHRISTMAS to you too. I always enjoy your great photos!

    Sue's Daily Photography

  7. I wish you a Merry Christmas and may God bless you and yours. :)

  8. It snowed for 3 days straight in Providence...and it IS exhausting...beautiful photo...have a blessed Christmas and good health w/ the New Year!!

  9. Thanks, Stitchwort for your visit. You have a lovely blog that I will be returning to again.

  10. Thanks, Ana - and I hope you all enjoy your holidays too! Wish I could send you some of this snow!

  11. Thanks for stopping by, Spacedlaw - I wish you and yours happy holidays too!

  12. Merry Christmas to you also, Eastcoastlife, and all the best for the New Year!

  13. Thanks, Jacqueline - they always beacon to me no matter where they are.

    Happy Holidays!

  14. Thanks, Susanne - I hope you also have a Merry Christmas!! Good to see you again!

  15. Merry Christmas to you also, Mrs Mecomber, and hoping you have a great New Year too!

  16. Thanks, Amy - Enjoy your holidays with your family, and hope your New Year is filled with all that is good!

  17. We haven't had our expected snow just yet. Merry Christmas!

  18. Wow, 2 feet of snow, that's crazy talk, we have had some too, my deck swing looks like your swing, hard to believe we will be once again swinging on it in a few months.


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