Clean Snow

The snow was starting to get that all used up dirty old sock look. It had shades of brown and grey, some spots of black dirt were seen momentarily in the nearby fields. I said “Well that won’t last.”  It didn’t.

It snowed most of yesterday and there are still a few flakes floating around yet this morning.

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My snow stick shows a gain of a little more than an inch of wintery wonder, that has now covered the icy spots that were left after the melt and made them more slippery than snot on a door knob.


We are way north of where the multiple inches of snow went through over the weekend. We have enough snow..I wonder when this snow bank will be melted away..I wonder when the snow stick will show only grass? I wonder when spring will come?

Would you like to guess? Should I carve something and then give it to the person that guesses closest to the day?

What day will my florescent green Smokey Bear ruler be free of snow and ice when it is placed on the ground next to the snow stick?    Leave me a comment with your guess…only one guess per make it a good one.  A warm rain could wipe out that snow stick in no time at all.. a snowstorm could add to it’s days.

Now what shall I will just have to wait and see:)

Here are the guess so far..mostly from my blogspot blog.

rockygrace  March 10

Rae  March 10

Gail March 13

LynneFtWorth  March 15

Karen  March 16

Nezzy March 18

DayPhoto Linda March 20

Country Gal March 21

Jan in Alex (Area Voices) March 21

Jennifer March 22

Lynda March 23

Linda P March 26

Kathy March 29

Lanny April 01

Ann (Area Voices) April 01

LD Burgus April 02

Connie Peterson April 07

Liz in Pa  April 07

Changes in the Wind April 09

TechnoBabe April 10

ladyfi April 11

dennisranch  April 13

Nancy April 15

Anonymous April 17

laurie April 18

Cathy M April 20

Patty April 21

GramMary ( Area Voices) April 24

I’m Crayon April 27

Patsy May 24

Muffys Marks  June

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3 Responses to Clean Snow

  1. GramMary says:

    I love my Christmas ornament, so I’m going to try again! Spring will come to your yard (and stick) on April 24, 2011. We got 12 inches in this last blast – nice and clean-looking again.

  2. Jan - Alexandria says:

    I am going to go with an early date…March 21st. I have said all winter that we will have an early spring and I’m sticking to it and so will your stick :) That is our youngest daughter’s birthday so maybe it’s a lucky date too. (Mom to 2 Border Collies) Personally I have enjoyed our old fashioned winter of lots of storms and snow. I know I am in the minority. I just don’t want any loved ones traveling during those bad days. Spring will be here before we know it! Look forward to your spring wild flowers again :)

  3. Ann says:

    I’m saying April first as I’m a fool for guessing!!!

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