Summer’s Almost Over

For many, school has already started. For others, school will begin next week. Summer is coming to an end, though we still have Labor Day to celebrate on September 1st.

We just returned from vacation at Stinson Beach. This small town of about 450 people is on the coast of California about an hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge. We rented a house on the beach and it was so wonderful to step out onto the sand from the enclosed back yard – which was great for the dogs!

I came back home and felt depressed. It’s the first time that’s happened to me. Granted, it could have had something to do with the fact the world lost Robin Williams. I loved that guy. Being a peer, it saddened me even more. He gave so much of himself to us. I’ll miss him.

So the same week we were at the beach I discovered it was Shark Week on the Discovery Channel. We didn’t see any sharks but we saw pods of dolphins as well as sea otters. Now, that was awesome.

Did anyone do anything exciting you’d like to tell us about? It doesn’t have to be about a vacation. It can be anything.

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Posted on August 22, 2014, in Blog Posts and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Welcome back from vacation, Patti! We missed you. Cheers, Ashley

  2. Sounds like a wonderful vacation. Just got back from the Florida gulf coast where the water was crystal clear and the temperatures were hot!

  3. Hooray for the beach!

    Nothing exciting here, just a general contentment. 🙂

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