SNAPZ: Winter Blast from the Past
Our readers shared these pictures showing their winter fun from the past.
From Kathy Miller: "In either December 1984 or January 1985, our third son, Tyler, was 7 or 8 months old and wanted to be with the older kids outside. They created the box on the sled and pulled him around the yard. My mother-in-law had made the little red winter ...
Jackie, Ray and Vincent Boila and Chris and Lauren Wilson are delighted with a day of fun on the slopes at Seven Springs. Submitted by Grandma Judy Wilson, who stayed warm in the ski lodge watching the little ones, Patrick Boila, 3, and Jack Wilson, 4 months.
Ryan Thompson, now an eighth grade student at Springfield High School in New Middletown, is shown in January 2005, reminding us how much fun winter can be for children. Sent by Grandma Pat Shively of New Middletown.
Sophia Testa, 2 1/2, of Boardman searches for the family Christmas tree. Submitted by her mom, Sophia Testa.
You know you love your dogs when you are willing to shovel a path for them in the grass! Marianne Bernard's three dogs, Boo, Biddy and Banjo wait until she shovels around the whole yard so that they don't have to get stuck in the snow. Bernard lives in Youngstown.
Andrea and David Dull are playing with (eating?) the snow in their backyard in Hubbard in the winter of 2012. Submitted by mom, Marla Dull.
David Dull is shown trekking through the snow in St. Joseph, Michigan. David was visiting his aunt and uncle for the annual Ice Festival in February 2012. Sixteen inches of lake-effect snow fell overnight. The photo was submitted by his mom, Marla Dull.
Ben Gaither, 2-year-old son of Becky and Bill Gaither of Austintown, frolicked in the pre-Thanksgiving Day snow tunnels made by his Uncle Mike Fox of Lowellville..
Lana Vanauker's brother Bill and her niece Angela relished riding a snowmobile in 1986 behind his home. Sent by Vanauker.
Allison Joyce from Atlanta was entertained by shoveling snow as part of the Thanksgiving holiday. Sent by Grandma Marda Sincel.
Allison Joyce, who was visiting Ohio from Atlanta on Thanksgiving 2013, built a snowman. Sent by grandma Marda Sincel of New Middletown.
This picture was taken on a family outing Nov. 30, 2013, at Columbiana Firestone Park. Kara Lynn had been sled riding and didn't want to quit. Submitted by her great-grandma, Joanie Ready.