Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Benefits Of Being Powerless

Four days without cable (tv) and internet and one day without heat and electricity had its perks?

my lovely southern-belle niece got to eat her first NJ snow

My children knew how to use these...

golden cards from Toronto
and played for hours.  They played charades too.  There is hope for the next generation.

My twelve-year old son actually read a book and shared the good parts with us.

a book

My fifteen-year old emerged from his teen-den and played cards and talked to us!  It was like spotting Big-Foot.

k4 emerging from den

I was able to finish knitting that second sock for really need two, you know.

even my cereal bowl looked beautiful when the sun came out and the trees stopped  cracking and snapping 

1 comment:

  1. It's amazing how we entertain ourselves when there is no t.v. or Internet.