Amidst celebration, a bit of repose

Summer from the hammock_13599 StaatsLike most, my three-day weekend has been filled with various activities and events.  Places to go, people to see, things to do.  We enjoyed dinner and a musical at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis.  We clocked off the miles on a summer’s day bike ride on the Cannon Valley Trail between Red Wing and Cannon Falls.  We did yard work and house work.  But with the perfect blue skies and summer temperatures, I made sure to pencil in some time to relax.  With a baseball game on the radio, a lovely breeze blowing through the back yard, blue skies and sun, it was the perfect time to relax on the hammock.  A clearing of the mind from the work-day routines and a nod to what we love about summer.   When the cold, the snow, and the darkness of winter are howling outside, these summer days are the ones that keep our spirits up.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.