Snow Day in Montana

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We moved up here to good ol’ Great Falls, MT in early February and we ended up missing most of winter. But, luckily (for us) it has snowed a few times for us to be able to enjoy a little taste of winter that we have longed for since living in the south. We woke up to a lovely amount of snow this morning and I wanted to make the best of it for my son; being as how it will probably be one of the last “snow days” we will have this season.

I had my son do his “homework” and then I let him play in the snow for as long as he wanted (which wasn’t very long)!

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It had already started melting by the time he was able to go out. But he made the best of it!

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After some fun in the snow, he came in and I made him hot chocolate with whip topping and sprinkles. It was one of my fondest memories as a child. My parents would always have a nice cup of hot coco ready for me after playing in the snow or after having to walk home from school in the cold! I want to build those same memories with my children!

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After his hot coco he went and played with Grandma’s dog while I made some chocolate chip cookies from scratch! He was one happy camper.

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Our day is still not over! We are sitting back and enjoying a movie, blogging and relaxing before we get ready for a big trip to OR and WA to see family! I can’t wait to blog our trip!

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