This past Saturday I saw my first snowflakes of the season. This morning I saw my first accumulated snow of the season. In case you didn’t know, I like the snow. Apparently I am a minority. If I have any readers from outside of New England, you might be surprised to know that most New Englanders (at least
Yes, I am a skier/snowboarder but that is not necessarily why I love the winter. I love seeing snow covered fields, and trees covered in snow. I recall sledding, building snow forts, and playing in the snow as a child. Becoming exhausted and laying in the snow and hearing silence because of the way snow muffles sound. Seeing snow simply makes me happy, and I really dislike hearing other people do nothing but complain about it. Sure there is some shoveling to be done (AKA cardio exercise,) and driving takes a bit more concentration, but neither of those are such a bad thing.
As you can see I am a fan of winter and all of the seasons we see here in