Posts May Contain Affiliate Links. See Disclosure. All opinions my own.

Wordless Wednesday- Mississippi River Ice

My Dad works on the Mississippi River at a barge cleaning plant, and this picture was taken this morning outside of his office.

Mississippi River Ice

The plant is on “cold watch” right now, which basically means a skeleton crew and Dad is one of the guys who has to go in and make sure the office barge doesn’t sink or anything crazy like that.

Posts may contain affiliate links. See Disclosure. All Opinions are My Own
About Virginia

Hi there! My name is Virginia, and I am the author/owner of That Bald Chick. I am a Christian, wife, mother of three, full time homemaker, homeschooler, and ministry volunteer in addition to being a blogger. In my free time *cough* I enjoy reading, writing, taking walks with my family, and listening to music.

Comments

  1. It makes me cold just looking at it!

  2. It gives me the chills!!!!

  3. What a cool job. Too bad he has to be there on such a cold day though.

  4. Wow I have never seen ice on the Mississippi river until now that is really neat!

  5. Jacqueline says:

    Brr! He’d have to be tough for that job! 🙂

  6. Eek, sounds kine of dangerous, no?

  7. that’s a very important job. Can’t have anything sinking

  8. That makes my toes cold! Stay Warm!
    Happy WW!
    Kas

  9. It looks freezing. I’m kinda crazy so I would love to be there experiencing it for myself…

  10. Brrrr!

  11. bbbbrrrr! I hope he has warm socks & thermal undies!

  12. Wow – that is scary stuff. I hope he stays safe!

  13. Oh my, it must be really cold. Your dad is a trooper!

  14. I am so glad we didn’t get any ice here in Atlanta yesterday! It was sleeting when I left the office but luckily it turned to rain. Hope you all have a nice weekend! We’re getting started on ripping out some old counters this weekend so that will be…interesting! Wish us luck!

  15. That’s some crazy weather going on back there!