Summertime (and the living is easy)

People! I’m sorry I haven’t been around much lately. Things are kind of crazy here at Casa Happier…but they are good crazy. The kind of crazy that happens when you let go and live your life. Lots of stuff going on, lots of possibilities, lots of happiness. And in between all the crazy, the stuff, the possibilities? It’s summer, and I’m doing my level best to take advantage of it.

To be honest, I’ve never enjoyed summer the way I always imagined most people enjoy summer (whoever most people are). I’m not a fan of hot weather…but I have a weird stubborn pride that prevents me from turning on the air conditioner unless it’s over 100 degrees (and sometimes not even then). Also, my family never did beach vacations (we’re lake people all the way), so the appeal of getting sand stuck in places you don’t want to think about has never really been clear to me. Plus, summer strikes me as a time to throw off the shackles of the daily routine and be spontaneous, but I sometimes have a hard time with spontaneity.

This summer, though, all bets are off!

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