I can't remember the last time we had this much snow before Christmastime - I can recall dustings, flurries and the occasional fall of ice; but what we have today is a full on deep freeze thick blanketing of white.
Must be that danged global warming acting up. Oh... wait a second, that's not right - is it?
Outside my house the world is silent and still and the snow still falls. They say it will continue to do so all throughout the night tonight. Inside my house all is warm. I've been making Christmas chocolates pretty much all day, that's what I do instead of cookies - it's a lot easier. Bon Bons filled with preserves, white chocolate shapes bursting with crushed hard candy and cups upon cups filled with various nuts covered in chocolate of varying types.
And yes, I've had a few. Next year I'm going to have to come up with something else - this whole chocolate thing is just too difficult for me to resist.
Tonight we're having Tedburgers for dinner - also a bit hazardous, but at least their sort of small.
Well, back to the kitchen for me - I've still got two more flavors to finish today.
And lastly, a funny to enjoy on a snowed in sort of day: