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The Water is Fine

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I don't love summer. I know many of you will think me completely crazy for saying so, but I just don't. I can't help it. I don't like it when it gets hot outside. It's my least favorite time of year, not only because of the stupid heat, but as a gardener, I can barely keep things alive outside. I could live quite happily in the 50-60s range of temps. Somewhere like San Francisco, with its marine environment and lovely breezes, would be perfect. I do not have to wear shorts and flip-flops all the time to be happy. In fact, I really like it when the temperatures cool down and fall fashion comes out to play. As an avid snow skiier, I'm pretty much in love with the mountains in the winter time. I have never minded shoveling the driveway, building snowmen, having snowball fights, and sledding with my kids. I am the complete opposite of my wonderful sister who prefers Florida to Utah, the likes of which I will never understand. Geez, anything over 80 and I feel like…