Our Favorite Outdoor Activities (As Inspired by YOU)

By: Stefanie Schefter

This summer might look and feel a bit different than summers past, but that’s all the more reason to get creative! And get creative you did. Keep scrolling to see our favorite outdoor activities, all shared by fellow optimists just like you.

1. Boating on the Lake

Grab your crew and set sail. There’s nothing quite like cloudless skies, a steady breeze, and good company.


2. Outdoor Yoga

Find your zen in the garden.


3. Family Scavenger Hunt

Keep little optimists busy all day long with a map and a myriad of clues.


4. Scenic Beach Cruise

You can stay landlocked on this cruise.


5. Backyard Camping

No bag-packing required!


6. Picking Wildflowers

Bring your Life is Good mug on a country stroll and fill it with a floral arrangement all your own.


7. Fresh Water Fishing

Catch, release, repeat.


8. Poolside Loungin’

Peace, love, and pools. That’s our motto this summer.


9. Working in the Garden

Check out that harvest! We hear homegrown veggies make the very best salads.


10. Afternoon Hammock Naps

A sun-drenched snooze + a good book = a superb way to spend a summer afternoon.


11. Catching a Sunset

This sunset? 5/5 stars. Would recommend. Better than anything on Netflix!


12. Summer Picnics

Food (and wine) just taste better outside.


13. River Kayaking

Meander down the river and let your worries float away.


14. Exploring New Trails

Grab a buddy and a backpack and hit the hiking trails.


15. Backyard Cocktails (Quarantini Style)

The best bar in town is in your backyard. Bonus: They serve quarantinis at happy hour.


Have an outdoor summer activity you want to share? Show us on social by tagging @lifeisgoodgoodco and using #ThisIsOptimism in your stories and posts!

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