We asked how you live it up each summer, and your photos are proof that you know how to savor every minute of the season. With these inspired ideas, there's no room for boredom.
During an outdoor geocaching treasure hunt, georgiatechmom's three kids take advantage of a spontaneous shower to sing in the rain with their umbrellas.
Every Sunday, karlaelliott's family gathers at her parents' farm in Ohio for dinner. "This particular Sunday, we made dinner tables out of old garage doors and ate in the field," she says. Remember to ask each guest to bring a favorite dish to share with the group!
For her daughter's 8th birthday, mikodesign organized a Frida Kahlo-themed party, featuring delicious Mexican food, paper flower decorations, papel picados, and a Frida Kahlo pinata. The young guests even painted their own portraits and staged a Frida-inspired photo shoot!
Klandrum and her brothers planned a family reunion for the first time in more than 20 years. "We all laughed for two straight hours tubing together the first day of our reunion -- especially when one of us lost a vital piece of clothing and had to slide off the float!"
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