One has to live here to be able to be appreciative of when nature has us pull out the gators. What are gators you might be asking? For those of us who grew up skiing in jeans, they were essential to keep the deep powder out of your boots. I think I last used these skiing in deep powder in the mountains of the Pacific NW.
I know Uggs are all the rage right now, but nothing says ‘snow’ like good old fashioned Sorrel Boots. These are old friends of mine, so old in fact, I’ve replaced the liner. They may not rock the fashion world, but they are essential when shoveling, snow-throwing and rockin’ the mom role.