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At this time of year it’s natural to want to gravitate toward comfort food, the kind of hearty, belly-filling fare that leaves you feeling, well, comforted. Problem is, when we go into hibernation mode, it’s not unusual to pack on a few cold-weather pounds. Unlike the summer months, when it’s easy and satisfying to fill up on seasonal veggies, grilled lean meats, and salads, cold-weather fare is often heavier, fattier, cheesier, and more calorie dense.