Don’t Complain: 7 Reasons Why You’re Lucky to Live in New Hampshire
Editor's note: This article was written by a Townsquare Media Northern New England contributor and may contain the individual's views, opinions, or personal experiences.
This day in age, the saying "the grass is always greener on the other side" has never reigned more true. With social media and comparison culture, we are constantly measuring our own lives up to the lives of people we follow on Instagram, who are sometimes complete strangers! On Instagram, everyone's house looks bigger, hair looks shinier, car looks newer, etc. It can make even the most mentally stable heads of humans want to explode. But you can't know what a person's life is actually like by simply looking at their highlight reel. We have A LOT to be grateful for. It's normal to need reminding of that sometimes.
Before we know it, we will be deep into the winter months, but just remember as you are bundling up in your North Face with your ice scraper in tow, that there are people out there who have never seen snow in their lives! They would love to live where we live! BE GRATEFUL.
Let's review the reasons why we are so dang lucky to live in New Hampshire (feel free to refer back to this list as we endure that fickle mistress we call winter).