There was a lighter side to the snow and ice storm that paralyzed the area for several days. It was a good time to romp with friends or a pet or marvel at the blanket of white. Chris Dickson and Copper play in the snow in Sandy Springs (photo by Stacy Short). Five colorful young snowbirds bundle up in Dunwoody; from left are Phoebe Ringers, Olivia Harbin, Abby Rosen, Laura Thornton and Cassidy Tummillo (photo by Rick Callihan). A Buckhead scene shot looking north on Peachtree Road at the Rumson Road intersection (photo by John Schaffner).

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