This was December, before the ice storm and the 5 feet of snow.
Clearing off the roof of ice and snow 1x
Cleaning out the chicken coop in -10 degree weather 1x
Power outages 3
Driving 35kms for groceries in a snowstorm 3x
Number of stuck and lost people at the end of our driveway 5
Plowing our drive and neighbors 10x
It's been a brutal winter, I'm not going to sugar coat it. But we love it. So we make the little things - like stars on a clear night, a recipe gone right, kids willingly helping with chores, extra snuggles and a warm house our favorite things this winter. And we look forward to spring.