School is out! It’s that time of year again. The birds are singing and the days are longer. It’s the season for family vacations!
Starting in May, I count the weeks till my vacation in August. My family treks to the seashore, to play in the sand. I fantasize about clams and salmon, the pounding surf, and long bicycle rides on winding roads. I see myself soaking up the sun, and letting the sea and sand repair my body, mind, and spirit. Anticipating this respite gives me a warm glow.
For many families, this yearly pilgrimage to the mountains, the San Juan’s, or exotic... Read More