15. Chowdah is magical
Chicken soup might be good for the soul, but nothing beats the restorative powers of New England clam chowder. You can always chase away the shivers with a bowl of creamy, clammy goodness.
16. It makes you a better marathon runner
If you plan to conquer Heartbreak Hill in mid-April, that means wintertime training. Long runs feel much longer when it’s 11 degrees outside. But it might be really cold on Patriots' Day, so Boston runners have a leg up(!).
17. It ain’t over 'til it’s over
One day it's 55 degrees and rainy, the next it's back to frigid. Don’t put away your gear just yet; it will probably snow on Easter… and after.
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