A Snow Day

Friday was a snow day, and since my husband is a teacher, he didn’t have to work. We stayed in bed all day having sex, watching movies, and smoking pot.

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Just kidding. Who would want to do that?

Ruby woke up at six as usual, saying that she wanted to eat chicken bones. I cuddled up to her and tried to convince her she was just dreaming about chicken bones since it was still nighttime. This failed.

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We got up and ate some leftover chicken. Snow was still falling and it was cold. Playground and driving anywhere were out, and I wondered what to do.

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Ruby knew how we should start the day.

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Then I felt a surge of cozy domesticity, so we made a cake. I didn’t quite follow a recipe and the batter was large, and I considered splitting it into 2 cake pans. I chose not to. This also failed, and I ended up scooping out the gooey interior of the cake in order to keep baking it without burning the outside of the cake. It was still good.

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After this, we gathered some supplies, bundled up, and went outside…

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To build a snowman.

Then we did the 7 minute workout.

Andrew checked his phone and discovered we had friends who wanted to hang out with us! So we tidied up, got cooking, and invited them over.

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Ruby found somebody new to boss around.

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We ate and drank merrily, and I fell asleep on the couch.

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We did our snow day right.

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