Originally posted on We Canoe:
Reposted from my facebook page:
I consider my childhood to be idyllic, there was no tv or expensive toys but there were bikes, a canoe, the outdoors and as many trips to the library as I wanted, and I was always reading.
Kids are great at adapting, adults much less so and I’m very grateful that I was brought up without depending on money or television to provide entertainment.
I learned to enjoy all things active, and overall a pretty simple but happy existence. I may have been bored from time to time, but never for very long. I remember my dad saying – “if you’re bored, you’re boring”
I think about that all the time and consider it to be pretty accurate. I had a pretty (over) active imagination, and can still call upon it from time to time.
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