ITS SNOWING!!!!!

Posted: August 7, 2012 in Erin, Family
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Now, my American friends and Brethren must think I’m nuts getting all excited about a little bit of snow, so let me explain.

For johannesburg to get snow is extremely rare. I have seen snow only 3 times in my life. Once in September 1981, another in June 2007, and now in 2012.

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                                                                                                          June 2007

It started today very softly, and got harder as the day went on, which was very frustrating as I was at work….
So after work, I drove the 2 hours back home, picked up my daughter, and raced home.

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There, in the dark, we played in the snow. Threw snowballs at each other, chased each other.. We had a ball!

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                                                                                          trampoline covered in snow

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So yes, we were crazily excited, and I played in the snow as much as my 5 year old, who was excessively ecstatic as this was her first experience with   snow.

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Comments
  1. We tend to get a bit more snow than you do, up here in Vancouver, BC, but not as much as in most other parts of the country. I love looking at snow, but I’d be much happier about it if they could come up with a way to keep it off the streets… lol

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