I'm not one of those gloating-about-the-weather Californians. I know you're cold out there! I've spent many a bundled winter hiking over icy plow mounds and stepping into slush-covered puddles, and I still don't think you should move here just for the weather. Snowy winters can be so beautiful, and sometimes (but not always) I miss them.
thinking about you out there in the blizzards when I noticed this
tangerine peel on my breakfast table, the perfect symbol for the Californian daydreaming about winter: