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spring snow!

Started by: britboy (6794)

anyone fancy some snow...I can arrange it to be exported at a fee

check out local webcam looking at the harbour
http://www.algercounty.org/

it was springtime when I got back from the UK last week, now its instant winter again and the crocuses are buried!

Started: 5th Apr 2007 at 15:27
Last edited by britboy: 5th Apr 2007 at 15:29:30

Posted by: empress (9667) 

If you got any ice this weekend, I will have some of that please, gonna have a few pals round it'll go nice with a gin n tonic .

Replied: 5th Apr 2007 at 16:32

Posted by: xrh59 (inactive)

Wouldn't mind at all britboy,me and the
Mrs love a bit of skiing,if you could
fill Wigan up for us it would save us a packet on flights.Ready when you are!
PS.get some on the high ground.

Replied: 5th Apr 2007 at 16:56

Posted by: plum47 (898) 

i'm with emp on this one,prefer the ice for a nice gin and tonic or vodka or tia maria just with ice.i sound like a right boozer and i'm always driving so the only time i have a drink is sat night but i certaintly help fill the till then.

Replied: 5th Apr 2007 at 19:41

Posted by: empress (9667) 

hey plum have you tried a 'little guiness'?
My mum put me onto these, its tia maria and a shot of baileys on top, leave it a few minutes and they seperate to look like a little guiness.Its lovely stuff, I gave other half's mum one at xmas, she had half the church ladies drunk on em by new year.

Replied: 5th Apr 2007 at 22:22

Posted by: xrh59 (inactive)

Hey up you two, he only asked if you wanted snow and he's ended up gerrin a round in,poor lad!Cheers.

Replied: 5th Apr 2007 at 22:53

Posted by: jessie fisher (809) 

yep pleeese love it

Replied: 5th Apr 2007 at 23:01

Posted by: plum47 (898) 

i will try that tonight emp cause i like baileys as well.
xr,these threads are always going off at a tangent so its nowt new.

Replied: 6th Apr 2007 at 13:01

Posted by: empress (9667) 

did you try em plum?

Replied: 7th Apr 2007 at 23:27

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Welll! the spring snow actually stopped!!

Its been snowing since last Tuesday non-stop...maybe spring IS just around the corner...not hold my breath!!!

My two springer spaniels love it!!

Plenty a skiing around here xrh59

http://www.xcskiandbikevalleyspur.com/

http://www.marquettemountain.com/home.php





Replied: 8th Apr 2007 at 14:28
Last edited by britboy: 8th Apr 2007 at 16:37:22

Posted by: xrh59 (inactive)

Like the looks of marquette mountain
britboy,shame the snow has stopped for you, i'd be gutted!

Replied: 8th Apr 2007 at 18:21

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Oh I wasn't bothered about the snow melting, already had 3 months of snow on the ground...when I came home from the holiday in the UK on March 30th after two weeks away,the snow was all gone and it was heading for spring time.

But in this area the snow hasn't really disappeared until the end of April and into May, people start getting cabin fever up north here and hoping for spring!

Marquette Mountain had closed for the season but had to re-open again when we got the present snow..an instant 3feet/1metre take ya pick!LOL

The locals say there are only two seasons up here... winter and the 4th of July!!

Replied: 8th Apr 2007 at 20:16
Last edited by britboy: 8th Apr 2007 at 20:18:42

Posted by: xrh59 (inactive)

4th of July!whats that all about lol,
Should it not be Sept 3 1783? treaty of Paris and all that.But thats the yanks for ya.3 feet will do for me britboy iv'e
gone back to Imperial it sounds better
don't ya think old bean.Good luck shifting the snow.

Replied: 8th Apr 2007 at 22:25

 

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