Because #Canada.

Nine Pairs of Sensible Boots to Help You Survive the Icepocalypse

I suppose what seems to be never-ending winters is the trade off for universal healthcare, a life expectancy two years longer than the global average, and cannabis legalization.

While others may enjoy their spring showers, ours comes in the form of falling icicles, because #Canada. As I watch Instagram stories of my friends at Coachella or off the coast of some Mediterranean island, I’m pulling my winter boots back out of storage. That is, if I don’t buy a pair from this list of ice-approved shoes to get you through Icepocalypse 2018. The best part about buying winter shoes now? Most of them are on sale.