Winter? Eh. I mean… yay?

December is here! The mild Nov. we’ve been experiencing in my area is gone, and the weather is supposed to get chilly and icy. I enjoyed snow in the winter when the possibility existed that school could be cancelled. Now that I’m a grown up, winter sucks.

Some people like the cold and how pretty things look covered in snow, but not me. I’m from the Midwest, and I don’t mind life on the coast at all. The temperate in the southern climate where I reside part of the year gets colder but doesn’t even require a heavy jacket.

Except I’m back in the Midwest for the holidays. Seeing my family is worth it, but I’m still going to complain about the snow. I don’t know what Ari’s thinking. Screw winter things, I want to be back there where it’s warm.

Okay, now that I’ve been a Grinch, there has to be some bright sides to the winter. Let’s see…

Hot Chocolate

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Apparently this one’s healthy, if you’re into that kinda of thing.

Sweaters

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Mmm, cozy. And sometimes the person wearing the sweater can enhance the product.

Snow Forts

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Okay, I’ve never built a successful one, but they’re still damn cool.

Twinkle Lights

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I chose this picture as a reminder that twinkle lights are not exclusive to the winter season. They’re an anytime decoration. And because it’s pretty.

An Excuse to Stay Inside

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Alright, this might be my favorite thing about cold weather. Nothing’s better than bunking down in a warm bed with a good book.

What are your favorite and least favorite parts of winter?

2 thoughts on “Winter? Eh. I mean… yay?

  1. Watching the birds while warm and toasty inside sounds nice. It hasn’t snowed here yet, and I want it to stay that way for as long as possible!

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