This morning when we woke up it was snowing!!! Toronto has had a very mild winter this year due to El Nino, and I am told this is a good thing because apparently the last two winters have been brutal. The plus of the relatively mild temperatures has meant on the downside we haven’t had much snow. The Canadian thinks I’m totally cray, cray wishing for heaps of snow but then again I don’t have to commute to work and drive on icy, slick roads with
the world’s worst Toronto drivers.
The 8-year-old and I bundled up and set out for our walk to school. It usually takes us 10-15 minutes to walk to school but today’s commute was much slower as we both took in the beauty of the snow falling, trying to catch snowflakes, throwing the odd snowball and kicking up the snow. It was just magic with the 8-year-old telling me, “Finally! This is what I signed up for when I agreed to move to Canada”
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