The weather outside is just too cold, and icy, and sub-zero. Roads are like glass mirrors of ice. Icicles hang long and thick from the roof. Snow shoveled from the driveway rises mountainous-ly high on each side.
Grab the Camper Van--it's definitely time for a road-trip!
A look of confidence captured as the journey begins with the cock-eyed license plate.
Must've been a long trek, as indicated by the growth of a beard. But no worries, it's all rest and relax here in front of the fire with a hot cup of coffee.
Mmmhhhmmm. What a cozy fire. Look at that chimney! Where's there's smoke there's fire. And of course, a bison skull over the mantel.
Breathe deeply of that fresh (non-snowy, non-icy, non-frigid, and non-make-your-eyelashes-freeze-and-sparkle) outdoor air.
Fully invigorated by his surroundings, who's up for a mini expedition? Oh, this guy, of course. He was totally made for this kind of adventure.
Mountain-climbing is no object. Especially with the right gear. And great traction on your feet.
Fresh mountain stream, a bridge over the bubbling brook and a bald eagle to perfect the scene.
A little spelunking yields a reward. Red crystal-thingys. Or red-gold. Call it what-you-will, it's definitely the prize.
Heading back to camp, a winner for the day. Road trip made.
Lego sets featured by our imaginations here:
Where do you go when it's too cold to get out?