Because your house will smell divine and the basil is a glimpse of warmer days ahead. PLUS you can use the carcasses to make this soup tomorrow:
There is no better partner in a snowstorm.
The spice and bitterness are the perfect foil to the creaminess of the mac and cheese.
Beer, chocolate and peanut butter. Yup.
Make these for tomorrow and have a lovely little reward for shoveling all that snow.
All I can say is I'm ready. Bring it on.