This is why. The barn got 20" of the white stuff. We got about nine.
We did venture out to Costco for eggs and puppy chow, because I am a bad planner. The wind was blowing the snow sideways.
The plains are known for these kind of blizzards. They come up out of no where, create white out conditions and kill unwary travelers. At least, they used to. I think J has heard that story a million times, any time the snow starts to go sideways.
We spent most of the day doing this . . .
Our Lily Bear
And Skittle Bug