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Weekend Winter Alternatives

Friends,
What a weather week we’ve witnessed! Wednesday evening’s 50+ degree temperature swing has me wondering why mother nature chose to leapfrog fall altogether and go straight from summer to winter. Now, since mowing your lawn is not an option, I thought I’d provide some alternative activities you might consider.
  • Watch the NBA pre-season –unless you’re in China, that is; they’re boycotting over a tweet (and, no, it’s not your usual suspects).
  • Grab a blanket and cozy-up to the fireplace with a good book. Maybe try Olga Tokarczuk (2018) and Peter Handke (2019), this week’s outspoken and polarizing Nobel literature prize winners.
  • Binge watch one of the plethora of mediocre new shows. You know you want to!
  • Perfect your mixology. Maybe try that new peach mint mule recipe that’s all the buzz. Who knows, this might be the perfect time to crack open a bottle of Khrotytsa vodka, the best Ukraine has to offer.
  • Have a donut. Or, have a beer. Just don’t mix the two (American Craft Beer says it’s a bad idea)
Whatever you do, don’t go to the web searching for indoor winter activity ideas.
Happy Friday!


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