Update ~ We Got Coverage!!! With pics!! First Snow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by AkTomboy, Sep 22, 2009.

  1. AkTomboy

    AkTomboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2009
    DJ, Alaska
    [​IMG] Whoooo Hoooo the first snow flakes of they year!!!!! Saddly it will not stay....yet. Its always funny see how the young chickens act with the first snow. [​IMG]

    ETA: Sorry they are not the best photos I used my phone. I will get better ones after the Crib Midget gets up.

    The view out the master bathroom window this morning [​IMG]

    Birds first ground covering snow, you know they are thinking "What the heck" They wouldnt even leave to freerange this morning. Only my two 3 year olds dared to go out in this strange stuff. You have never seen such a sight untill you have seen snow chickens~the imprints left after they "snow" bathe too funny.

    Well its gonna be a cold boat trip to bou hunt this weekend lol
    Last edited: Sep 23, 2009
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    I suppose it's a prerequisite for living in AK, you have to love the snow! My usual thoughts when (if) we get snow is more like NOOOOOOOOOOOO!! Not already!! [​IMG]
    Last edited: Sep 22, 2009
  3. texasbartrambaby

    texasbartrambaby Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 3, 2008
    Tulia, Texas
    Oh I am sooo jealous! I love snow! Unfortunately we don't get much here. Just the yucky dry cold and blowing wind!!!

    It sstarting to turn into fall here. Nice crisp temps, the nights are in the forties and today was about 65 or so. Absolutely gorgeous.
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    NOOooooo! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  5. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Quote:You like it because you dont get any! (or very little) [​IMG]
  6. AkTomboy

    AkTomboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2009
    DJ, Alaska
    You would be suprised how many people hate the snow. I do love it along with most of the other weather we get. Yes even the -60 or colder. I think the only thing I really dont like is the 80+mph winds we get where we are. -40 isnt so bad but when you add the wind it gets COLD and I still have to do chores. I always love hearing the people who do nothing but sit in their house and complain about Alaska complain about the cold. Uhm your NEVER in it and you asked to be here. So zippit!! [​IMG]

    ~The area I live in lots of people get jobs from out of state and then complain non stop about the weather, animals just about everything. Heck I even had one lady tell me that Alaska has way to many mountains she just hated it!!~
  7. vnploveschickens

    vnploveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wow, that sure looks pretty! [​IMG]
  8. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    how pretty... we had snow in southeasttexas last december... it was gone before 1 o clock... the kids got to lay in it before school
  9. DiVon80

    DiVon80 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2009
    Pearl River,Louisiana
    Quote:I think we got some of the same snow you got. Last December. when we get snow they shutdown everything. I guess cause we get to excited. I just can't imagine -60 with 80mph winds.[​IMG] You must have a sturdy house?
  10. catfish/okie

    catfish/okie Chillin' With My Peeps

    I like the snow with the way the weather is acting in OK. we may get some this winter. We get more freezing rain and ice storms than snow. Snow is much easier to drive on than a sheet of ice plus in a ice storm it makes the power lines fall down and we lose electricty!

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