What SNOW MADNESS does to Good People

On some blogs the comments are all “snow is so pretty!” and “thanks for the snow photos!”

I was all sad, and I was like, I’ve got no snow love comments here. Then I thought, “oh, that’s because I got SNOW MADNESS in November and I have been ignoring the snow.”

What are symptoms of SNOW MADNESS?

Well, I made a list and went to the store. I went out and bought everything on my list. Exactly everything on my list. Here is a photo of what was on my list.

I like to call them “Blizzard Supplies” you may call them a side effect of SNOW MADNESS.

Copy of SNOW MADNESS List?

1. Fruit bowl-bamboo
2. Hob Nobs-chocolate 2x
3. McVities Plain biscuits-for in the car in case of snowbound crash
4. Check for Holiday Ducks on Sale
5. Vermouth-Straight Vodka does not a Martini make-ask nice wine guy
6. Ask for blue cheese stuffed olives too

What are other symptoms of SNOW MADNESS?

I’ve got a tow truck on my cell’s favorites (not those those criminals in the Creek.)

I’ve got 12 pairs of mittens, plus I keep and wear all my non matching ones.

I own an uncounted number of scarves. If you gave me a scarf I would keep it, because Hell may, will and does freeze over and I might need it.

We use the movie The Day after Tomorrow as a bedtime story for the Pigs.

I’ve also got a photo of Mr. Bond in my laundry room to remind me that we don’t live in a freaking snow globe and there is an outside world. Plus, he’s dead sexy. (For more photos, go to the 49th Dimension-if you dare)

Now, Kristina up in Toronto doesn’t have SNOW MADNESS, she’s tough, she’s Canadian, she copes, she has Survival Tips.

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9 responses to this post.

  1. Oh man – such a collage!!! Love the McVities… and of course the last photo. Did you overhear Barb and I last night at the bar when swooning over Daniel Craig??You’ve got a lot more snow than us. heh heh heh

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  2. My hands are frozen, it’s so ruddy cold here…it’s like -12

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  3. I didn’t see the text on this post the first time around for some reason!! Clever, as always – and thanks for the referral. You are an evil person, you know. I’ve put up a post on the 49th to “reimburse” you for making me dwell on Daniel Craig and not do any work. If I get fired, it’s YOUR fault.

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  4. I don’t have a snow madness survival kit. Hmm. Maybe I should have one. Does getting more blankets than any of us could ever possibly need count? It’s an illness. I keep getting blankets, like we’ll run out or something.

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  5. OMG! We may as well change the name of the 49th Dimension to “We are big knitting dorks who get nothing done but watch a lot of Casino Royale and have NO idea what it’s about, but it’s pretty.”Or just “Shelly was right Daniel Craig is caged heat.” I don’t know if she ever said that, but it has a certain ring to it. Uh, I gotta go to the 49th and look at some smut…

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  6. Hope you enjoyed your smut perusal. I endorse a change to the name of the 49th dimension. How about “big chip-eating, british chocolate scarfing knitting dorks who would like to keep Daniel Craig in a cage as their plaything”?

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  7. Carina (initially I typed “czarina”! Ever think of a name change? [smile]), one can never have too many blankets. Definetely called for in any Snow Survival Policy, I should think!

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  8. Czarina’s funny considering Russian’s one of my minors and I studied there for a semester in college. :)See, Daniel Craig is fine, but Alan Rickman is hot–check the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7A_bJFZNXEI need to learn to tango.

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  9. I could hit me some Alan Rickman.Already going to hell, might as well knit me a man hand basket…

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