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10 Tips For Getting Outside More

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By Michael Lanza

Do you get outside as much as you’d like, both locally and on longer trips away from home? Who does? I do—almost. Sure, family and other responsibilities (like kids’ soccer games) prevent me from getting out as much as I’d like, but I do pretty well. Exhibit A: Most summers, I do not spend more than a handful of weekend days at home, and I sometimes spend more total summer days away from home than at home. I may be a little crazy, but fortunately, my family joins me for many of those trips (and when I’m away without them, they appear happy for the opportunity to relax at home with a break from me).

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3 Responses to 10 Tips For Getting Outside More

  1. Joel M   |  May 27, 2017 at 9:05 pm

    Thanks for the tips…and the beautiful pictures 🙂

  2. Vandrestøvler   |  May 9, 2016 at 1:47 am

    You are absolutely right. It can be difficult to find time for the trips unless they are planned ahead.No. 5 I should definitely be better to use.

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