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Labor Day Longings

I'll confess, even though school has just started I'm already excited for a long weekend! Labor Day is such a fun weekend even if it just means hanging around the house. In the Denver-area, it can definitely mean a trip to A Taste of Colorado, a high-country hike and picnic, a BBQ with friends and family, or maybe even lounging poolside one last time.

Maybe this weekend will be a chance for you to reflect on thankfulness of having a job, the gift of a family who you love to work hard for, or a body healthy and strong enough to enjoy some yard work.

Whatever you do - make it memorable. Remember to enjoy yourself. If walking downtown sounds like a drag, don't bother. If a BBQ is too much work, go out instead. When it comes down to it, you only get some many free days in the year. Do something the whole family will remember and enjoy. A few special snacks for a ride in the car will make even a regular trip up the mountain special. Go ahead and pick up a few clearance water toys for a little extra excitement for the kids (come on, you know you love them too) whether you're in the backyard or at the pool.

Any Labor Day traditions you'd like to share? Be sure to post them here.

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