Bring snow brush/scraper combo in house from car where it has been since the end of last winter - check.
Locate black mittens missing since the last time it snowed - check.
Find both winter boots - check.
Pull snow shovel out from the back of the front closet - check.
Lay out sweatpants, t-shirt, hooded sweatshirt and wool socks for early morning dig-out - check.
Take fourth of July themed bench off of front porch (about time) - check.
Test flashlight and radio batteries in case of power failure - check.
Verify supply of hot chocolate - check.
Find employee call list in case office is closed (like that will happen) - check.
Sample open bottle of wine to see if it will serve as a restorative after shoveling massive quantities of snow - check.
Good enough. Let it snow!