There are some not-so-pleasant aspects of cold weather: defrosting the car in the morning, getting your tongue stuck to a pole, and cursing everyone who lives in southern California.
Luckily, all of the warming winter foods make up for numb toes and frozen hands. Anytime winter has us feeling frosty, it redeems itself with the kind of snow day when we can skip work, blanket our waffles in whipped cream, and cozy up with a belly-warming cup of soup.
A (former) student of English, a lover of raisins, a user of comma splices. My spirit animal is an eggplant. I'm probably the person who picked all of the cookie dough out of the cookie dough ice cream. For that, I'm sorry.