Quote Originally Posted by momus View Post
...but Up North winters WILL kill you. I have a photo somewhere around here that shows our thermometer on the back porch w/ the needle at 9 degrees. I hope to never see something like that again as long as I live.
Hmm. Right at this moment mine says +11.3 F (-11.5 C). I just walked up to get the morning paper in jeans and a tee shirt. It's rather nice outside today. Crystal blue skies. Dry as a bone. And the overnight wind has subsided. And dang. It's NOT raining!

I'm with Bethe...