By December I'm ready. Chili makin's are in the pantry, I've got my assortment of winter coats all ready and lined up, and the same for my shoes/boots. By January, if things are still whiteless, I start getting nervous. By February if we haven't had any snow I start to get down. We've most probably missed it. Understand I'm not talking about snow that can be measured in feet, but just 6 inches or so. Just enough to miss a day or two of
Right now I'm pinning my hopes on the Farmers Almanac which predicts a warmer but wetter winter than normal. I wonder who's more accurate, a group of highly trained meteorologists or some fuzzy little creature's nose twitch that the Farmers Almanac folks swear by?