We're always trying to find ways to shed a few pounds and since we live in an area where our climate is freakin' freezing from November until March...I may have some good news!!

IStockPhoto

Living here in North Dakota--you may actually have a much better chance of getting that bikini body or guys--slimming and trimming up by summer time. Some Dutch researchers say the best way to burn calories is to be out in the cold, claiming that the cold weather boosts your metabolism by 30%. So get out there and frolic in the North Dakota winter wonderland! You've got nothing to lose ... except a few pounds!