Go Outside, While the Weather’s Still Nice, and the Days are Long ☀️

Birch Tree in a Park

It may be the last few weeks before school starts again, and in a few weeks, the days will start to get shorter, but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy what we have right now.

Need some ideas for how to enjoy what’s left of summer? Continue reading:

1. Have day trips.

Open Road – Take Road Trips
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Day trips are great if you don’t have time for a nice vacation or getaway in your last month, or if all the flights are booked. Whether you decide to go camping, enjoy a day in the city (whichever one is closest to you), visit a town you’ve never been to before, enjoy a day at the beach, or go on another adventure, it’ll be an experience to remember!

2. Find any events going on in your local area.

Concert – Local Events
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Events usually go on throughout the summer. Whether it’s a concert, plays, picnics, or other events, go enjoy the remaining events of the summer, and have fun! Take some friends or go solo. Stay in the moment, and experience what’s going on around you.

3. Catch up with friends.

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Whether you’re going back to school or back to work, don’t forget to take some time to spend some of your last few days with your friends. Spend your time together talking, go somewhere, or do something together while it’s still warm out. It’ll be worth the memories, which could also make for good conversation in the future.

4. Read a book outside.

Reading a Book Outside
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While it’s still warm out, take a book and read it outside. On your deck, on your porch, in the park, under a tree – or wherever you choose, take the opportunity to read a book. In the process, you’ll gain some knowledge or insight, or you’ll entertain yourself.

5. Go for a walk.

Going for a Walk
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Let’s face it – there’s nothing like a nice walk. Whether your walking alone or with company, morning or evening, in the park or in the city, alongside streets or in your neighborhood, walking can be enjoyable, especially when it’s warm out. As an added bonus, if you’re walking alone, you’ll have some time to think about things you otherwise wouldn’t have time to think about!

There are 23 days left in August this year. What’ll you be doing with them?

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