Culture How’s your summer been so far? Molly Bloom July 4, 2012, 5:00 AM Jul 4, 2012 4 We’re just about halfway through summer, so we’re taking this holiday as an occasion to check in. Today’s question: How’s your summer been so far? ‹ Older How is the record-setting heat affecting your life? Newer › What rules do you follow when it comes to healthy eating? Browse by category Education Health Economy Politics/Government Culture Religion/Ethics Science/Technology Transportation Race/Gender Environment/Energy Security International affairs Immigration Media Military About the blogger Molly Bloom firstname.lastname@example.org CarlS Productive. And because I’m Minnesotan allow me to gripe about the weather: I didn’t expect the mild winter to transition into an oppressively hot summer. Can’t we get one break without having to pay for it? Happy 4th! Jim G Our summer? My step-daughter officially announced her engagement today. Sometimes, life moves along like a slow winding river. There are backwaters but swift currents that can catch you by surprise. Nothing seems to change until it does. Planning an October wedding should be a pleasant diversion from this 99 degree heat. Steve the Cynic What happened to the other three comments that were here as of last night (including mine)? anna123 Nice and long. Usually by now it seems it’s just starting, but this year we’re already heading into the fourth month of it.