Winter is tough, especially when you're a big fan of sunlight. December 21, 2019 was the shortest day of the winter season. Since then, we've been gaining daylight.

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You have probably noticed the sun doesn't set until ALMOST 6 p.m. now. Tonight the sun sets at 5:46 p.m. That's saying a lot, considering on the shortest day of the year, the sun set in the 4 o'clock hour. We've gained almost a full hour. Get excited because on Saturday, February 29, according to Google, the sun won't set until 6:03 p.m.

This means, we're gaining about 3 minutes of daylight after February 21st. Get ready to be even more excited, because Daylight Savings time starts on Sunday, March 8--meaning, we'll move the clocks ahead one hour. So, the sun won't set until after 7 o'clock.

Friend, there really is a light at the end of the tunnel. Here's to more daylight and hopefully and early spring.