The schools let out early on Friday because a large ice storm was moving in. We still haven't seen it, but we are hanging out at home. Even local churches have cancelled their services; it's supposed to be that bad. Like a solid sheet of ice. So we're finding things to do at home. As you can see, Elf is not that eager to have his photograph taken or to be blogged about now that he is an old man of 16 years of age.