Snow day activities

Snow days can be some of the best days during winter. Doing your schoolwork in pajamas with a steaming mug of coffee can be fun and relaxing, but living in a part of Washington that doesn’t acquire snow often means that locals are left clueless on how to spend their day off. Here are a few ideas on how to make the best out of a snow day.  Nature walk Yes, the temperature outside is freezing and if you don’t own the appropriate clothing, it can be even colder. However, going outside in the snow can still be pretty amazing. Seeing the place you live in a different way can be appealing as well as surprising, and the fresh crisp air doesn’t hurt much either.Whether you go around your block or walk along the waterfront, you will get a glace of a winter wonderland. Taking pictures You don’t have to be a professional photographer to get that perfect picture for Instagram — you don’t even have to travel far. Sometimes, the best pictures can be right outside your door plants covered in snow or the street you live on during the day or night. One of the best types of pictures though are of animals experiencing the first snowfall of the year. ...read more

by The Tacoma Ledger Jan. 27, 2020 at 11:49am