Well it turns out that intensive mitten wearing can make your dreams come true - we woke up to confirmation that I will not be spending the weekend planting the tulip bulbs:
A mere dusting it's true but enough for a very special first for our wee lassie.
Kitty, bundled up like a snow bunny courtesy of a hand-me-down snow suit from her second cousin, meets SNOW!
So what do you think of snow li'l sweetheart?
"Frankly Daddy, I think it's beneath me"
Despite all of the wrapping up, it was bitterly cold today so we didn't stay outside for long. I tried to explain how wonderful snow was, and how it all falls floaty and soft from the sky, but I'm not convinced she's quite got it.
H's two best girls - one considerably more excited by snow than the other.