This is my back yard and front yard today due to the Winter Storm that has incapacitated many in (or from) their homes in Southern California. The boys had play dates today, I dropped them off at 10:00 and they were scheduled to stay until 4:00 but when I saw the back and front yards (the swing tumpled over and puddled water on our front patio) I decided to turn on the news to see just how bad it really was. When I heard words like "flash floods," "swift water rescues" and "tornado warning" (YES! Tornado warning!!) I decided to go get the boys early.
This was the flooded intersection I had to brave through to get to their prospective friends' homes: