Technically Summer isn’t over yet, but the weather sure feels different this weekend. I came up north on Thursday, August 27, and I won’t head back to my condo until at least September 8 or maybe even 9. I can’t think of the last time I was here for 12 days in a row since I moved in 2015.
I’m glad the last time I was home I paddleboarded, and I’m also glad I recovered from surgery enough to sit on the boat a few times this weekend. Sadly we took the boat out of the water for the season on Sunday. A few trees are already showing color changes, and with this extended “vacation” I don’t know exactly when I will come up north next.
It wasn’t the typical long weekend or extended Aitkin stay as I really didn’t have the energy for socializing, and wasn’t healed enough for a bike ride or tennis. I’m usually pretty good about getting outside and being active, so I hope that I’ll get back into a good outdoor routine soon.
Every year fall seems to go by so fast. I don’t have specific activities I want to do, but at the same time I know I want to do some fun things. Maybe a day in Hudson, maybe a trip down to St. Peter / hike around Mankato.
I still haven’t gotten to a darn pizza farm despite it being a goal each summer, so maybe that will finally happen, but I’ve kind of given up on suggesting it as activity.
What do you want to accomplish as the seasons change?