Firsts : Snow & Sleepover of 2014
Sky and through them is tumbling
The thin waning moon. Later
All is quiet except for
A faint whispering. I look
Out. Great flakes of wet snow are
Falling. Snowflakes are falling - Kenneth Rexroth
They asked for a sleep over. All the grown-ups said yes. Then this happened.
We ordered pizza and a movie...
and they built a campsite in the bedroom, whispering stories late into the night.
The first snow of the new year fell over night.
In the morning I made them chocolate chip pancakes topped with homemade whipped cream and a side of fakin'-bacon.
In the morning we were joined by siblings and a scramble for snow gear.
Then we headed for the hills...