Across Canada and the U.S., upwards of half a million people are waking up to another day without power and heat in the aftermath of the Ice Storm of 2013. Intrepid and resourceful families are taking it all in stride and counting their blessings.

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Baby, it’s cold inside. Bundle up and stay safe!

https://twitter.com/SherryyShao/status/415686293805625344

Exit protip: Forget the selfies.

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