I'm just finishing up my book and looking forward to a week or two of summer before having to check back into regular life and — boom — I check the editorial calendar and it's "Back to School (and Work) Week"? Bummer.
So I flat-out refuse. After a month of ridiculous heat waves and then a bunch of chilly rainy days, I'm still summer's biggest fan. So I'm sitting squarely on my summer tuffet, choosing not to jump on the bandwagon of folks (folks like the talented writers of The Kitchn) who are planning ahead. More