The Summertime Sidekick
A Continuous Lean has posted a great appreciation for the L.L. Bean Boat and Tote, that ubiquitous canvas bag that makes the perfect kick-around carryall. "When you break it down, a summer weekend getaway comes down to three simple things," writes Jake Gallagher. "A sandy beach, a cold beer, and an L.L. Bean Boat and Tote." There's history on the all-American bag along with old catalog pages and inspirational photos to get you in the mood for some fun summer adventures.