Posts tagged summertime
How To Savor The Summer

If it hasn't felt like Summer yet, 4th of July weekend is usually what seals the deal for me. The sun is out, the lake water in these parts is finally warm, grilling and fireworks galore. What's not to love?

Summer can be so delightful, in fact, that it's easy to forget our Summer self care practices. Celebrating summer through our daily habits is just as important as clinging to our self care practice to survive the winter. 

We always need to be tuning in and embracing what each season brings. It's what prepares us for what is to come, be it joyful or more challenging.

Without further adieu, here are some ways to celebrate and savor our precious Summer months. 

Be Playful

Summer is all about celebrating. It's about reaping the benefits of what we sowed in the Spring. Let yourself have some fun. Schedule it in your calendar if you need to, but receive, dear reader. You've worked so hard. 

What really brings you joy? What is your favorite thing to do in nature? Take this time to get it all in. Remember, life is also fun. Have fun. Play. Flirt. Enjoy. We have extra permission during this time. 

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The TV Experiment

We are well into summertime here in Fargo. The sun in shinning. The leaves are a vibrant shade green. The waft of flowers and yard work and BBQ fill the air. It's a perfect time to sip your morning coffee outside, read a book in the sunshine on your lunch break or use the energy of summer to get some projects done. 

Yes, doesn't that sound lovely? I think I might get to that when I'm done marathoning the Gilmore Girls. Or Orange is the New Black just came out. I gotta cram that in real quick. Or at the end of the day I just need to relax my brain and veg out, so I'll go for a walk later. 

Sound familiar? Yeah, that's where I've been.

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