Playgrounds are supposed to be fun. They are a place for kids to go, relax, get away from all the stresses in their life, like too many cartoons, uncooperative juice boxes, and difficult coloring books. And modern playgrounds are amazing! When I was growing up, we had non-slippery slides that were made of pure, heat-catching metal.
remember when getting high meant swinging on the playground?
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Each and every pore on my body is flexed shut. I had thought November would be a mild month for Big Sur, California, and I was only half right: It was a beautiful and warm day to be naked outdoors among strangers, but by nightfall, freezing winds are blowing over the Pacific and into my bloodstream. Then I plunge my body into a hot mineral bath, and every cell in my body sighs. There is basically one place on earth that asks you politely to share your innermost thoughts and feelings and fears and insecurities with a group of people you have never met before, and, yeah, if you use the pool or baths, would you mind also not wearing clothes? Thank you so much. Welcome to Esalen. If you arrive early, you will be asked to check in later.
Does anyboedy know this passage?
Last spring, playgrounds across America were desolate, with yellow caution tape stretched across the entrances. Now, health experts urge schools and families to allow playground play—with some precautions, of course. With mental health becoming almost as much of a concern as COVID itself, parents across the country are pushing for things to be as normal as possible for their kids—and that includes the occasional trip to the playground. But is this childhood rite of passage safe during a pandemic? Most experts say yes, but encourage basic health and safety precautions to cut down on potential virus transmission.
The ones around where I live are 8 foot or shorter. I have been on a few very tall swing sets in past years. Whats the tallest ones you have been on? The chains were about twelve feet long.