VT Posted in Vermont October 18, 2016 by Kristin Grimes 16 Surefire Signs That You Definitely Belong In Vermont People from Vermont like to live their lives a certain way, and if these things ring true you’re in the right place. Here are some bonafide signs that you belong in the Green Mountain State. 1. You know how to make your own fun. Flickr/Chris Goldberg After all, the best things in life are free. 2. You're a weather expert. Flickr/espie (on and off) Also, predictable weather bores you. 3. You have a fairly high amount of patience and tolerance when it comes to driving. Flickr/Waldopepper Between the potholes, slow moving tractors, suicidal deer and ever-present road construction, patience is indeed a virtue. 4. You're not afraid of a little snow. Flickr/Dave & Margie Hill / Kleerup Bring it on! 5. Your standards for cheese are pretty darn high... Flickr/jpc.raleigh After all, we have the best. 6. You’ll hike high and far to take in a killer view. Flickr/Wesley Carr It's always worth it. 7. Only real VT maple syrup is allowed in your house. Flickr/butforthesky.com Nothing else will do. 8. You thoroughly enjoy and appreciate the good things (and people) in life. Flickr/Porsche Brosseau And dogs... You've got to love dogs. 9. You firmly believe that natural swimming holes are the best water parks around. Flickr/BostonTx The price is right, too! 10. You understand that VT craft beer is an art. Flickr/Breville USA Bonus points if you're willing to hunt down some Heady Topper! 11. If bonfires are appealing any time of the year... Flickr/anji barton Vermont is the place for you! 12. You know how to get out and find the really cool places and things to do. Flickr/Nicholas Erwin And you understand that only boring people think Vermont is boring. 13. You count down the days to the next festival or fair. Flickr/Lee Wright We simply love them here. 14. You respect the honor system. Kristin Grimes/Only In Your State It's sacred. 15. You appreciate the safety and simplicity of small town living. Flickr/denisbin Why wouldn't everyone want to live like this? 16. You know the true meaning behind the words “there’s no place like home.” Flickr/Paul Moody Amen! How many of these traits come naturally to you? For more VT fun, here are some words and phrases people in Vermont just don’t understand.