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14 Signs You Are Totally Obsessed With Winter

You may have more than just a crush. If winter’s your jam, head to Alberta this season to satisfy your snowy craving.

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1. You have more scarves than underwear.

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Warm, fuzzy, and fashionable. "Why would I ever stop buying them?"

2. Extended darkness means extended stargazing.

More opportunity to glimpse the stunning tapestry of the aurora borealis definitely makes up for shorter daylight hours.
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More opportunity to glimpse the stunning tapestry of the aurora borealis definitely makes up for shorter daylight hours.

3. You have nightmares about living in a permanently warm climate.

"I was sweating... and there was no breeze... and I was so thirsty... and AAHHH, thank goodness it was just a dream!"
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"I was sweating... and there was no breeze... and I was so thirsty... and AAHHH, thank goodness it was just a dream!"

4. Skis are a decorative fixture in your home.

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White walls are the perfect backdrop for these long, sleek beauties.

5. And you spend all summer planning when you are going to hit the slopes.

Lake Louise in January, Mt. Norquay in February, Marmot Basin in March? Check!
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Lake Louise in January, Mt. Norquay in February, Marmot Basin in March? Check!

6. You are an expert at walking on ice.

No embarrassing wipeouts here! In fact, you enjoy ice walking as a sport.
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No embarrassing wipeouts here! In fact, you enjoy ice walking as a sport.

7. You would love to spend the night in an igloo.

"So quiet and mysterious. And I'd get to wear my warmest, coziest clothes ALL the time."
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"So quiet and mysterious. And I'd get to wear my warmest, coziest clothes ALL the time."

8. But you'll settle for somewhere with a sweet fireplace.

"Where else am I supposed to drink wine, read, nap, and warm my toes every day?"
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"Where else am I supposed to drink wine, read, nap, and warm my toes every day?"

9. The first snowstorm is hands down the best day of the year.

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"And I don't care who knows it!"

10. And when the last frozen pond melts is just the worst.

Until next season, ice skating and pond hockey. Here's to hoping for a surprise summer deep freeze!
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Until next season, ice skating and pond hockey. Here's to hoping for a surprise summer deep freeze!

11. A sleigh ride is your ultimate date.

"Nothing beats fresh air, the sound of the horse crunching through the snow, and snuggling up to my loved one."
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"Nothing beats fresh air, the sound of the horse crunching through the snow, and snuggling up to my loved one."

12. You don't think a hike is really a hike unless it involves snowshoes.

"You mean, you want to go for a WALK?"
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"You mean, you want to go for a WALK?"

13. When you're feeling down, watching the snow fall is your therapy.

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No shrink in the world could compete.

14. And you would definitely never, EVER admit you are cold.

"Oh, you're frozen to the bone and just wish it were a few degrees warmer? Sorry, I'm having the time of my life in this snowy tundra!"
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"Oh, you're frozen to the bone and just wish it were a few degrees warmer? Sorry, I'm having the time of my life in this snowy tundra!"