It’s become the de rigueur phrase mentioned alongside things like, ‘how are you?’, and ‘howzit goin?’, especially after the last couple of winters. You know what I’m talking about:
Why in the world do we live here?
Yesterday afternoon I was able to provide one solid reason for being here. With a spectacularly brilliant sun overhead, my wife and I snuck away for an hour to what is likely Fargo’s best place to cross-country ski, Edgewood Golf Course. The best thing about it is it’s free. Not the ski rental, mind you, but the use of the trail. Courtesy Fargo Park District.
As luck would have it the groomer must have just gone over the trail making the snow crisp, the grooves firm and the skiing great. And with the temperature hovering right around 20 degrees, the conditions could not have been more perfect. Take a look: