Yesterday after church, in an effort to get Anna to stay longer, we decided to make a snowman in our front yard. The snow was perfect for snowman making, and Amos had been asking to play in the "knows" for a while.
It didn't hurt that The Children's Place gave us a free snowman kit when I bought some sweaters
there last week. The kit was cool, it had charcoal eyes, a carrot
nose, a scarf, a pipe, and a mouth. There were some more charcoal
buttons, but Amos lost them at the mall.
The kit awaiting the man to be made:
Amos was an awesome helper. He wanted to be right in the middle of all the action. He absolutely loved playing in the "knows."
I have to admit, I am a really big fan of yesterday afternoon. I think it makes all the difference to have the right "gear" like my sorels, and my pearls:
The finished product was way taller than we intended. Amos fell over backwards when he tried to look at it:
Oh yeah, and Maggie slept through the whole thing.