Sometimes I can’t help but be overwhelmed by the beauty and perfection of nature. While in Vermont over President's day with 9 of my friends for a long weekend of skiing, eating, and relaxing, I (we) got a hearty dose of nature at its finest (well, finer than I’ve ever seen it). If you know me, my friends, or have read about any of our adventures, you will not be surprised to learn that we didn’t go the conventional routes of hotels, ski lodges, or any of that jazz for our lodging. Oh no, we rented a house from a couple on Craigslist. And not just any house- an old school farm house with its very own barn, horses, and chickens. Sleeping the 10 of us comfortably (ie, 9 of us in beds and one on a couch). In the middle of nowhere. It was amazing.
Given that we arrived at midnight after taking a train out of the city to