Five fun swing sets to relax in on a lazy summer afternoon
Special to The Globe and Mail
Aside from chubby cheeks and baby teeth, one of the most notable losses of growing up is shedding that certain sense of innocent amusement. Kids, for example, can spend seemingly endless hours out in a playground, knobby knees kicking back and forth, flying through the air on the swing set or one of those giant hanging tires. Grown-ups, on the other hand, are too bogged down with bills, work or raising little ones of their own to do anything quite so frivolous. But under the right circumstances – like, on a lazy summer afternoon, in the privacy of a treed-in yard, when the iPhone is off and nothing’s on TV – even the most world-weary adult would be able to lose themselves while swaying back and forth.