The cubical can make you crabby when the storm track favors weekdays. There is no excuse. If accessible skiing exists within an hour's drive and a reasonable hike, ski more. A stiff cup of coffee will shake off that 4:30 AM alarm. Dawn patrol pow turns, no matter how low angle, always make the day more bearable. Berthoud Pass action from February 15th.
Nothing like fresh snow and the afterglow of Valentine's Day.