As the country heads into the warmer months, it’s unsure exactly when things will return to normal after social distancing measures. Many people may still be leery of fully integrating back into public activities, once bans are lifted. If this sounds like your plan, here are four suggestions of ways to have fun close to home this summer.
Become Master of the Grill
You know you’re a grill king or queen at heart and there’s no better place to rule than the backyard. That’s where you can experiment with every barbecue recipe you’ve ever dreamed of because when you cook on outdoor gas grills Denver, you don’t have to worry about making a mess in the kitchen! Your grill area will be the hub of your summertime dining and fun.
Garden Your Heart Out
Why spend money on vegetables when you can grow them at home? Having a vegetable garden is not only fun and tremendously satisfying, but it’s also convenient. You’ll have pesticide-free veggies whenever you want, plus you can freeze them and enjoy them all winter.
Dig Out the Yard Games
When is the last time you played an old-fashioned yard game? This summer, dig out your old badminton set or dust off the croquet mallets. Don’t be surprised if you get curious looks from your neighbors as you let your competitive side out and make some hilarious new memories.
Have a Nostalgic Summer
Speaking of memories, there’s a lot to be said about slowing down and channeling the summers of your childhood. Instead of stressful planning over what to do, make it a relaxing, porch swing kind of summer. Mix up a pitcher of lemonade, grab a good page turner and let the world go by.
Move at Your Own Pace
While it’s true that some people are raring to go after social isolation has kept them apart, there’s nothing wrong with taking the slow road. Spending more time at home this summer allows you to get back to normal at a pace that feels right to you.