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How to Get Through Winter When You Hate the Season

If you’re more of a summer person, you’re probably wishing the winter chills would just go already. After all, what’s better than spending a summer day on the beach with watermelon juice on your hands, enjoying the sun shine on your skin? But that’s still months away – so here are a few tips for you to get through the cold temperatures and gloomy, windy days.

Get Cosy

Layer up in blankets, socks and sweaters, cuddle with your pets or significant other, and enjoy warm baked goods with hot drinks. This doesn’t mean you have to be unproductive – read that book you’ve been wanting to finish or follow up on that art passion project, all by a heater and a good cuppa.


Invest in Proper Winter Gears

However comfy it might be to stay indoors, sometimes you have to be out and about, too. Make the outings more enjoyable and less freezing with nice winter clothes, which could include coats, windbreakers, gloves, hats, scarves, waterproof boots and many more. They might be a bit pricey, but quality apparels will make your winter a lot more bearable.


Find a Fun Winter Activity

Look for a thing you love doing that’s less practical or suitable to do during the summer – ice-skating, skiing, baking, building a bonfire, ice fishing and many more. Bring your friends and family along, too – the more, the merrier!


What’s your favourite winter hack?