You know it’s bad when you drive through your small town and see a news crew ready to go “live”.

And the headline for the six o-clock news report from your very own downtown says “Winter Storm Hassles”.

And your 6′ 4″ tall hubby has difficulty piling the snow higher than his waist.

At least the kids were all happy to be let out 2 hours early to avoid the worst of the snow and traffic. The total snowfall which started Sunday afternoon and ended sometime last night was about 8 inches at our house.

All that snow is good for this:

Jeff, Ellie and I went sledding on Saturday before this last snowstorm. There was already plenty of snow for our sledding fun.