Tagged: winter

Oh, the weather outside is frightful…

As a Southern California native, I am a big lover of the sun. I love waking up to the sun shining through my window. I love going outside and not needing a jacket. I also love having the option to not wear socks. Well, those days are sadly over for the next few months. Today […]

A is for Adjustment

When I decided on attending BU, I really didn’t think about anything other than all the new and exciting things I would experience moving to Boston. Having spent 22 years in the 100% humidity and 95˙ weather that is South Florida, I have always dreamed of what seasons felt like. I couldn’t think of anything […]

On Warmer Weather and Summer Employment

Boston recently had its first thaw day. The sun was out, the people were out, the sidewalks were flooded with melting snow. Everyone was generally excited to have some warm weather (and by warm, I mean low 30’s). Life couldn’t have been better and the fact that the MBTA restored the green line to regular […]

Blizzards… So Many Blizzards

I’m not sure I would say “survive a few blizzards” was ever really on my bucket list of things to do, but at least now I can appreciate what “cold” really means and why northerners are so tense. Growing up in sunny and warm Georgia weather definitely used to make me wonder why northerners are […]

It fills with alabaster wool the wrinkles of the road

It’s so much a part of our lives that I’m not sure it’s even “news” anymore: We’re in the middle of WINTER here in Boston.   This season has been a tricky one. We didn’t have any snow in November. My visitors at Christmas didn’t see a snowflake. Then, two weeks ago, BOOM(!!!), here it […]