Frosty’s Distant Cousin

They said it couldn’t be done.  The snow wasn’t “packing” snow.  And they were right…sort of.

We had a small unexpected snow storm yesterday.  As I’ve been revisiting scenes from my childhood this past year, I had an idea that I didn’t want the winter to get away without making Frosty come alive again.

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I’m not a competitive person.  I think that’s why I really cherish my memories of our long-ago winter fun.  Sleigh riding, making snow forts and tunnels, and rolling a snowman was always a group effort.  No competition, just all working towards the same goal of having fun together.

I worked alone today but managed to create a snow creature out of snow that was difficult to pack.  S/he has all of the magic that our friend Frosty has, while sporting my father’s scarf.

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Although this isn’t a four-leaf clover, it appeared during the molding phase, undamaged and just as green as it was last summer.

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I’m believer in the charm and magic that this clover represents.   It fit right in with my child-like project.

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2 Responses to Frosty’s Distant Cousin

  1. Ann says:

    I see YOU haven’t lost your “child-like” gifts of creating magic and cherishing memories,Diane!!

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