Winter has been wicked to the South this year. It initially caught our leaders unprepared, left commuters trapped in their gridlocked cars for up to twenty hours, and then it kept everyone home from work with freezing rain and snow. That doesn't usually happen in the Georgia.
|A Frozen Magnolia Tree|
During the ice storms, it was weird to have a world without cars. From Tuesday through Thursday, few people dared to venture out on the highways. Instead, we just holed up in our apartments.
|Corvette on Ice|
Fortunately, Wenger had just the ticket to help psychologically prepare me. I strapped on my Wenger Swiss Military Men's Grenadier Watch
and was totally ready for all things Alpine! If you'd like to read more about the Swiss Military Grenadier, check out my review:
Wristwatch Review: Wenger Swiss Military Grenadier Quartz Watch
|Wenger Swiss Military Grenadier Watch|
Once I was wearing my watch, I was able to tackle the ice and the snow with grace and aplomb. Well, at least, I was able to get out and walk the dog.
|Swiss alpine skier Olivier Brand during the European Cup Giant Slalom in Hinterstoder, Austria on January 11, 2008.|