#4 Got Escape Valve? Try a Hammock.

Everybody needs a place to hideaway sometimes. It is primordial. When animals are sick or dying, they go into hiding. When things get to be too crazy for us humans, instead of hiding our crazy, sometimes it's easier and more effective to just hide ourselves, if we have a place to go. And with today being National Hammock Day, it's time to recognize the iconic rope swing, that brings with it a back-to-basics approach to finding just a little bit of quiet and repose, away from the tumult and the tyranny of the everyday. Read more . . .