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This Is How We Roll! Snowpocolypse 2010

What do you do when you get over 25 inches of snow and you and all your neighbors get snowed in?

You throw a margarita bonfire in your driveway of course!


The snow started around 10:30 a.m. on Friday morning… and didn’t stop until about 4 p.m. on Saturday.


Shoveling started a little on Friday evening, but all neighbors were in full force on Saturday.


Twenty-five inches later it was declared the fourth largest snow storm in DC history!

After hours and hours of shoveling… this was definitely in order!



It was fun to blow off a little snow shoveling steam… and hang out with some of the best neighbors ever!

It made for a memorable weekend!

18 Responses

  1. Light Delight with TouTou said on February 7, 2010 at 12:07 pm

    Are you in DC too??? we are very close!! but your storm night activity sounds really fun!
    I spend the whole morning digging my car out, guess here is probably 35 inches!

  2. Anne @ the doctor takes a wife said on February 7, 2010 at 12:59 pm

    Oh wow!! You definitely made the best of it!! I definitely DO NOT miss snow 🙂

  3. Anna@ Newlywed, Newly Veg said on February 7, 2010 at 1:08 pm

    So fun!! Talk about making some lemonade out of a bunch of lemons 🙂 Or margaritas out of limes, I guess I should say!

  4. Morgan said on February 7, 2010 at 1:23 pm

    I wish I was your neighbor! So much fun!
    We are thinking of moving to DC 🙂

  5. Kristen @ Change of Pace said on February 7, 2010 at 2:40 pm

    Oh my gosh! What a fun idea! I wish I lived in your neighborhood… My neighbors are so weird.

  6. Chef Aimee said on February 7, 2010 at 4:47 pm

    LOL Aweome! My friend Emily is in DC and doing the same – cheers!

  7. Jessica @ How Sweet said on February 7, 2010 at 4:59 pm

    How freakin’ fun is that!!! This is totally what we would have done, had we had any power. 🙂

  8. Gelareh @ Orange Truffle said on February 7, 2010 at 5:50 pm

    This looks like a lot of fun…

  9. Abbys Vegan Eats said on February 7, 2010 at 7:02 pm

    That looks like soo much fun… wow, sooo much snow, I cant get over it.. my parents are stuck under 2 ft as well in PA!

    Stay warm 😉

  10. Angie said on February 7, 2010 at 8:06 pm

    So fun! What a great way to make the best of a situation! Love it!

  11. Averie (LoveVeggiesAndYoga) said on February 7, 2010 at 8:20 pm

    well, hey, at least you’re staying warm in the blizzard w/ a little tequilla in the tummy 🙂

  12. Ameena said on February 7, 2010 at 9:14 pm

    What a cute idea! I can’t believe you guys can sit outside like that??

  13. Carissa @ Fit To Indulge said on February 7, 2010 at 11:22 pm

    I love that! It looks like you all were definitely making the most of it. I feel guily saying this, but we’ve been having sunny days with temperatures in the mid-50’s.:)

  14. Caitlin@TheTwentyFifthYear said on February 8, 2010 at 12:07 am

    OK your neighborhood gets the award for coolest crowd of people this side of the blizzard. I especially love the bottles in the snow and immediately said out loud, “Whooooa why didn’t we think of that?” We had a little get together too but since the city shut down it was a small crowd (we had planned it weeks ago). Next time, I am opening up the front door and bringing the party outside!!

  15. megan said on February 8, 2010 at 9:00 am

    What a crazy amount of snow! I can’t believe we didn’t get any where I live. I’m actually kind of jealous… 🙂

  16. Kelly said on February 8, 2010 at 12:41 pm

    Oh my gosh…totally fun!!! That looks like the best time!!

  17. Stef said on February 9, 2010 at 3:20 am

    um can we be friends in real life? you are so much fun, what an awesome idea! way to make lemonade out of lemons..or maragaritas out of snowpocolypse 😉

  18. Morgan @ Healthy Happy Place said on February 9, 2010 at 10:30 pm

    Hilarious!!! Your friends look like they are tons of fun! 🙂