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Best and worst: winter edition

Whether the cold depths of winter are your favorite time of the year or your worst nightmare, you're not alone. For the 10 best and worst things about winter, I'm channeling my inner Snow Miser and Heat Miser. 10 best things about winter:

10. Racing to drink the marshmallows in your cocoa before they dissolve 9. Drawing pictures on frosty windows 8. Blankets with sleeves 7. Sledding 6. Mittens 5. Cloudless nights, with a full moon and fresh-fallen snow 4. Sledding 3. All-day football-watching sessions 2. Stews and roasts, mmm... 1. SLEDDING!

10 worst things about winter:

10. The marshmallows in your cocoa dissolving before you can drink them 9. Wet socks 8. That it's dark when you leave work (Come on!) 7. Waiting until spring to find the things you lost under the snow 6. Learning to ski...ouch! 5. Scarves. I mean, how do you wear those things, anyway? Am I right? 4. The rain that comes after the first snowfall and turns it into ice 3. Endlessly runny noses 2. Your mom making you shovel before you can play 1. Oh, who am I kidding? I'm from Maine - I LOVE winter!

Did I miss any? Don't forget to share your additions in the Comments section below!

Image courtesy of Brett Wagner

[author] [author_image timthumb='on']#[/author_image] [author_info]Jared works in House Party's Business Intelligence department, where he prepares reports and has other PowerPoint-related fun. He's also the beauty behind the @HousePartyFun Twitter account (while Sarah is the brains!). Originally from Maine, he now lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn with far too many cats. In his spare time he enjoys books, movies, music and witty Twitter banter. His party advice? Get more ice. You know you're going to need it. [/author_info] [/author]

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