When I was a little girl, there were three reasons to LOVE winter: Christmas, snow days, and Mamaw’s snow cream. I remember shrieking with delight when it snowed. I’d run straight to Mamaw and ask if it was time to make snow cream.
I took Belle down to Wilmington on Saturday for an early birthday celebration. We met up with Kodecker to go get Belle’s ears pierced. The rest of our time was spent loafing around town. Since we had so much time to kill, I took them out to Johnnie Mercer’s Fishing Pier.
The winter weather blew in last night, and all of us in North Carolina woke up freezing this morning. I’m not kidding; it’s cold! You’d think I’d be used to chilly weather, but I’m a June baby. I’m just not built for cool temps. My hands and feet are like ice cubes from October through March.