it was a dark and stormy night…

We have had some awful storms recently.

Last night, the sky began to get dark and the tornado sirens went off for about 10 minutes.  We looked outside and the clouds rolled angrily towards us until they were almost above us:

We woke our happily sleeping girls and whisked them to the basement.  They played and were in good spirits until the nasty weather passed.  We laid them down and they both quietly went back to sleep :)

Tonight, once again, the sirens blared, only minutes after I put cookies in the oven.  Sigh.

This time, the girls were at least awake.  Ter got some water and snacks together in one of our laundry baskets in case we needed to spend some serious time downstairs.

Here’s what the weather gave us tonight:

It was so dark and eerie outside.  One minute trees were tipping in the wind, the next it was completely still.

The only good that came out of it was this:


4 thoughts on “it was a dark and stormy night…

  1. Wow, I’m so glad yall are safe. Those pics are gorgeous yet ominous at the same time! Living in Oklahoma I’d see clouds like that all the time! Love the design…smooches babe!


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