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Favourite Spring Activities



I had a really good post planned about my favourite Spring activities but then it started to snow and it made me want to scream. So instead of talking about the glories of spring cleaning, new sports and BBQs, I'm going to leave you with what it really looks like in Saskatchewan in April. Second winter. Taaaaa-daaaaaaa.



At least we can go snowboganning?

Actually- because of the beauty of photo organization and because the snow has got me in a ho-hum mood and made me lose my words...let's look back at Aprils of past.

[caption id="attachment_9197" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Snowball at Nana and Papa's[/caption]



[caption id="attachment_9196" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Happy Willis! We are Oilers fans to the root so yay![/caption]

[caption id="attachment_9198" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Cramps. My. Style.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_9199" align="aligncenter" width="600"] In Banff for our 10 year[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_9200" align="aligncenter" width="450"] My heart[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_9201" align="aligncenter" width="450"] SnowDogs[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_9202" align="aligncenter" width="450"] What we do for fun....[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_9203" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Easter snowmen[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_9204" align="aligncenter" width="450"] bahahahah[/caption]



[caption id="attachment_9205" align="aligncenter" width="600"] My Birthday in Vancouver[/caption]



Happy Snow Day!  Head over to the Blended Blog to see what others do for fun.
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Comments

  1. Living on Cloud Nine23 April, 2017 21:57

    The snow is beautiful although not a beautiful as you! BUT I know, not in the sweet Springtime!!!

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  2. Oh snow is so pretty but I'm ready for warmer temps!!!

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  3. The view is so pretty! But yeah - I'm sure you're ready for some sun

    Shauna

    www.lipglossandlace.net

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  4. It is snowing here as I read this. Second winter here to as well! Home all afternoon and ready to catch up if you are.

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  5. I spent the weekend in sunny California and then came home to the eleventy-billionth day of rain. I'm moving.

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  6. I remember one of the worst blizzards ever happening in April when I was growing up in Iowa. I totally can relate to your frustration. C'mon Spring!!!

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  7. Oh my goodness! I have to laugh a little at this post and then feel sorry for all the cold weather. At least you can biild an Easter snowman?

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  8. ewwww snow, don't you dare bring that this way in May!!

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  9. I love snow but never after February.

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  10. We have the same crazy weather here in the Washington DC area. My FB memories all month have been "It's 80 degrees!" and then *Ugh, more snow!" Hang in there, someday you'll see the sun :)

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  11. Definitely a kick to the gut when you think you're out of winter and then BOOM! Snow smacks you right in the face. This happens in KC every so often- we've had snows in May and those always completely throw me for a grumpy loop. :)

    -Ashley
    Le Stylo Rouge

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  12. Why am I always ticked off and surprised about the weather in April?!? Clearly, by your pictures this happens every year more or less but it doesn't seem to make me feel any less sorry for myself. LOL. Second winter, go away!

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  13. I need to stop complaining about the Chicago weather. I love the snow but not a second winter in April!

    Jill
    Doused In Pink

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