Sun Room in the Snow

Sun Room in the Snow

Something magical happens to a home with the first snowfall of the season.  Around my house, the kids and the animals are even more excited than I am as we run and throw snowballs.  Rosie, our mini Aussie, tracks in the snow, which melts on the floor, while I start a fire and my wife makes hot cocoa.

The timing doesn’t always work, but when we can coordinate a photo shoot of one of our projects with freshly fallen snow, that magic shows up in the photographs.  There seems to be the promise of a beautiful winter as-well-as the comfort of family and home.

How wonderful it would be if only we could freeze these moments like photographs and bring them in to enjoy around the fire while sipping cocoa. Enjoy the snow.

Mud Room Entry

Mud Room Entry

Oliver

Oliver

Stone Addition

Stone Addition

Sheep in the Snow

Sheep in the Snow

Pergola in the Snow

Pergola in the Snow

Crisp Farm House

Crisp Farm House

Rosie and Chloe

Rosie and Chloe

By Published On: December 13th, 2017Categories: Animals, Miscellaneous4 Comments

About the Author: James Crisp

James M. Crisp has been an architect for well over 30 years. His architectural firm, Crisp Architects, designs projects throughout New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Massachusetts. In April of 2007, Taunton Press published 'On the Porch' by James M. Crisp and Sandra Mahoney.

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4 Comments

  1. Cheryl December 13, 2017 at 10:05 pm

    That gorgeous stone house (barn?)! And the sheep photo feels ancient somehow..

  2. Bill Tims December 14, 2017 at 11:39 am

    Thanks for the photos they are great. The stone addition takes you back in time, just beautiful. Have good Holidays.

  3. Shawn December 14, 2017 at 12:07 pm

    What a moment of joy between the animals!

  4. James Crisp December 14, 2017 at 12:53 pm

    Thank you!

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