This Week...Oh Yes, Summer is Here
With a few exceptions, most of the U.S. knows that summer is here. Currently (Friday at 2 PM) it’s 91 degrees here in Houston with a feels like temperature of 106!
Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability. Sam Keen
Besides our body clocks waking us up early, the already high temperatures are just the push Larry and I need to get our act in gear and head out to walk before it gets any hotter.
In early June the world of leaf and blade and flowers explode, and every sunset is different. John Steinbeck
When I think of summer, I recall my mother’s homemade iced tea, lots of trips to the beach, and ice cream cones. I could never keep my one scoop of chocolate on the cone though so switched to getting mine in a cup.
Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary, and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains. Diane Ackerman
It’s been exciting to see parents dropping off their children for summer camp activities out at Kickerillo. The activities are in the trees so there’s shade and sometimes a nice breeze
We might think we are nurturing our garden, but of course, it’s our garden that is really nurturing us. Jenny Uglow
Enjoy the freedom that comes with our summer months...no shoes, a minimum of clothing, no one complaining if you run through the sprinklers, and guilt-free kicking back and doing nothing.
Have fun in the sun and stay hydrated!!