What Is National Hammock Day?
National Hammock Day Exists & You Should Celebrate It! We’re not sure of the origin of the all-important National Hammock Day which occurs on the 22nd of July every year. What we do know is that R & R is not only fun but it is necessary. Take time to recharge your body whether it be on a camping trip or in your own backyard! Psst we’re compensated…see our disclosures.
5 Awesome Ways To Celebrate National Hammock Day
- Take a nap – Relax and take a snooze in your hammock, but make sure your book and drink are within easy reach when you wake up! 😴
- Sip a cocktail – Don’t get thirsty … Make sure your cocktail is icy cold and freshly shaken! 🍹
- Journal your thoughts – Think outside the box and capture your ah-ha moments from your camping experiences! Cool things happen when you get outside and encounter nature 😎
- Listen to music – Get transported without moving an inch by listening to your favorite music! Choose wisely because music sets the tone! 🎵
- Read a book – Dive into an inspirational living book or choose something from the New York Times current best sellers list (we’ve got the “Fiction”, “Nonfiction” and “How-To” July 2018 New York Times best selling book lists below)! 📗
Nap In A Hammock Having Your Drink And Book Within Easy ReachShake, Relax And Sip An Icy Cold Refreshing CocktailJournal Your Thoughts About Your Camping ExperiencesListen To Music And Get Transported Without Moving An InchRead An Inspirational Living Book And Learn How To Let-GoRead Something From NY Times Best Sellers List
Celebrate National Hammock Day In A New Hammock!
Oh, and if you need a super-cool ergonomically designed hammock with attached accessory bag … we know just where to find one! Yep, drinks, sun glasses, books and more within easy reach while you recline on National Hammock Day! Check out this one!
Give It As A Gift
This cool hammock makes a great gift! Make sure your gift wrap rises to the occasion! Get our Fun Camping Wrapping Paper And Creative Gift Wrap Ideas too!
July 2018 New York Times Best Sellers List
Fiction Best Sellers
The President Is MissingAll We Ever WantedThe OutsiderThe Perfect CoupleShelter In PlaceTom Clancy Line Of SightThe Death Of Mrs. WestawayThere ThereWhen Life Gives You LululemonsBefore We Were YoursSomething in the WaterLittle Fires EverywhereThe FallenThe Woman In The WindowThe Great Alone
Nonfiction Best Sellers
CalypsoThe Soul Of America…How to Change Your Mind…Educated: A MemoirBelieve It…Trump’s America…Astrophysics…Bad Blood…The Plot To Destroy Democracy…Yes We (Still) Can…Barracoon…The Sun Does Shine…Lincoln’s Last Trial…The World As It Is…I’ll Be Gone In The Dark…Kitchen ConfidentialThings That Matter…Medium Raw…Sapiens…Killers Of The Flower MoonHillbilly Elegy…
Advice, How-To & Miscellaneous Best Sellers
National Hammock Day Celebrates A Simple Piece Of Furniture
Think about it … there are not many pieces of furniture that are so simple yet so versatile. Hang some sort of fabric between a couple of trees or poles and you are reclining instantly. Add a little shade, cool breeze and a nice outdoor setting and you can be “on vacation” without the hassle and expense of dealing with airlines and hotel crowds. It’s no surprise that there is a day honoring the hammock! Enjoy and relax on National Hammock Day! You’ll be glad you did!
We’ve got Camping Cocktail Drink Recipes for National Hammock Day!
If you are looking for really refreshing drink ideas to enjoy on National Hammock Day … we have something for everyone. Even kid-friendly, non-alcoholic drinks like Kona Grill’s Secret Strawberry Basil Lemonade Recipe!
The History Of Hammocks
As described by Wikipedia, “A hammock (from Spanish hamaca, borrowed from Taino and Arawak hamaka) is a sling made of fabric, rope, or netting, suspended between two points, used for swinging, sleeping, or resting.” Read more on the history of hammocks here.
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