This year, Dec. 21 marks the first day of winter, but it feels a lot sooner as Big Rapids residents expect snowfall in the weeks to come. However, this doesn’t stop the outdoor fun for all. The winter season offers many outdoor activities such as making snowmen, snow forts, sledding, ice skating, snowboarding and skiing.
Photo By: Brock Copus | Multimedia Editor
Winter is a time to get together with friends and family in an effort to create new memories and celebrate old traditions.
Every year, when they wake to the first big snowfall, kids will rush outside to build the first snowmen and snow forts of the year, or possibly to chuck a few snowballs.
The rest of us will get a chance to reflect on our memories of doing those very same things, perhaps sipping some freshly made hot chocolate with those little marshmallows, of course. (more…)