I will get back to my daily reflections this weekend. Today is the beginning of the Memorial Day weekend here in the US, which is the traditional (if not calendar-based), start of Summer. So, I am re-posting my list of 101 things I LOVE about summer!
According to the calendar, and the phases of the moon, the season of Summer runs from about June 20th to September 20th , or about 120 days. Here in the US though, Summer is traditionally measured as the time between the Memorial Day holiday (last Monday in May), and Labor Day (first Monday in September). This year, if you count the days from the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, until Labor Day, there are 101 days.
I am a Summer person. I get the most enjoyment out of life in general during these 101 days. My love of the outdoors, visiting lighthouses, baseball, NASCAR, sunshine, and many other things are all centered around these 101 days. While talking about Summer with my wife, she threw out a challenge to me. She challenged me to do something truly enjoyable, outdoors, on every one of these 101 days. I also…
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