We finally had a real taste of winter in NYC! After the beautiful snow crystals that fall from heaven stop being fluffy and fun, we are left with ice mounds speckled with filth, slush that attacks the back of your pants and cesspools containing the Bubonic plague on almost every NYC corner. Right then on the corner of my life vs this puddle, you gamble between getting across the street in the most time efficient way or living a happy healthy fashionable life. Not day, but life! Have no fear a great pair of duck boots (<--click for featured) and you can charge through the puddle and slush season with no care in the world.