Snow Day: A quick trip to Mirabeau Park

December 28, 2018
maremma sheepdog standing on a rock

It’s here! It’s here! It’s finally here!

We had a pretty green Christmas in Spokane, and that just didn’t sit well with this born and raised Canadian.

I grew up in a land far, far away where we’d have winters with snow banks up to the top of the telephone poles.

So, a white Christmas is kind of a necessity.

You know … just like Bing Crosby, a Spokanite, sang:

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas
Just like the ones I used to know
Where the treetops glisten and children listen
To hear sleigh bells in the snow

illustration of a sleeping dogWe had to settle for a dusting on Christmas Eve, what my friends in Newfoundland, Canada, call a “skiff.”

Bella and I rushed off to Mirabeau Point Park, a Spokane Valley spot where I’ve done several dog photography sessions.

So naturally, it’s #bellaapproved.

(Click one of the below images to enlarge and rip through a little slideshow.)

We were even treated to a brief snowfall, but it quickly turned to rain.

And by Christmas morning, all the snow was gone.

More to come

As I sit here tip-tapping away on my keyboard, we’re expecting another snowfall this afternoon.

I couldn’t be more excited!

What’s more fun than playtime in the snow with your dog?

Check out these two West Highland White Terriers I had a photography session with before Christmas. Their mama loved this composite where I “faked” the snow.

west highland terriers holiday card
A perfect Christmas card

Let’s get together for snow fun with your dog!

I’m available for quick bookings with a winter session fee of $149 that includes a $50 print credit toward your wall art.

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