Snow!

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Well we finally got some snow that decided to stick around… <<sigh>> it has been many years that the snow has been this good here. The ski resorts opened earlier this year and the skiers are quite happy. I on the other hand just love the scenery!

I don’t think the chickens are liking the snow all that much, but they adapt quite nicely once the sun is fully out.

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And my dogs just love the snow… LOVE it! My older dog Molly — doesn’t want to come in the house even if it is 17º F outside. Silly dog!!

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Anyhow, it looks like the white stuff will be sticking around for Christmas.

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Flavored Simple Syrup for snow cones

So my daughter’s birthday party is coming up and we’ll be making snow cones, lots of snow cones for her Frozen themed party. Today I made some simple syrups flavored with Kool Aid for our snow cone flavors. My husband originally bought the packets for me….. and forgot a blue packet… so now I must now remember to go out tomorrow and pick up a blue Kool-Aid packet! So I have one simple syrup bottle just waiting to be flavored!

Simple Syrup Flavored with Kool Aid packets

Simple Syrup Flavored with Kool Aid packets

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