There are pros and cons to living in a cold environment.
~Difficulty getting around after a fresh snowfall
~Though we look forward to spring, the melting process is a definite con because...
~Refreezes will happen!
~Very slippery sidewalks after refreezes, which make walking dangerous at times
~After you fall and break your wrist, the below-freezing temperature helps numb your arm and keep swelling down
I learn something new every day, and apparently it was time to learn a few new Russian medical vocabulary words. I guess that's a pro, too?