"Don't have any organized activity ideas, but what about a "mini-Walden" week. Basically just get away to somewhere simple and quiet to reflect, think, and plan. Maybe backpacking or other camping, maybe a cabin…"
I get one week off in June (the week after Father's Day). This is for self-improvement or personal progress. This is the 14th year I've had this privilege. I've attended many seminars and classes. These were usually for professional development, not so much for personal development though some times there is overlap. Usually there is an "adventure" component: I've gone mountian climbing, white water rafting, hiking, motorcycle trips, road bike trips, scuba..just a lot of stuff. My issue…See More
"I carry the tried and true Field Notes book in my left back pocket.
I did just switch my edc pen to one of those small space pens shown in the OP. While I love my fountain pen the smaller space pen is easier to carry around"
"Something occurred to me: I was in high school in the '60s, when mini-skirts were being introduced. My father thought they were scandalous and so distracting! "How can a [heterosexual] man stay focused on anything when…"