The thing with snow is that in most cases, "its nice from far, but far from nice". Here in Auckland it never snows. Back in Johannesburg (SA), I remember having snow once when I was about 4 years old - its one of my earliest memories, probably because it was so unusual.
The wallpaper version is available at the preceding link.
Today's Gratitude Item: That my private student does not need a session next week. I could not make it and was worried that she would need the help. Happily her exam is before then so having a session next week does not make sense.