Drop what you’re doing because it’s time to exhale. Our team of experts (i.e. the Exhale staff) recommend our favorite ways to take a break from the daily grind. Try one … or them all!
Make a tech-free day trip to the beach
Head of the Meadow Beach, North Truro
Create a playlist of favorite nostalgic songs, and just drive around listening to it
1970s: “Summer Nights,” John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John
1990s: “Summertime,” DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
Dig into the best lobster roll, and don’t skip the butter or mayo
The Clam Shack, Kennebunkport, Maine
Roll up your pants and splash in a fountain on your lunch hour
Boston Common Frog Pond Spray Pool, Boston
Music: Tanglewood, Lenox
Theater: Williamstown Theater Festival, Williamstown
We scream for ice cream (or fro-yo, or sorbet, or gelato). You’re allowed to, too.
Flavors: Mt. Desert Island Ice Cream, Portland, Maine
Sundaes: Sundae School, Dennisport
Looking for more? Here are some suggestions from our Spring 2019 issue.