#MyAmericanSummer: Your Most Magical Summer Instagram Photos
We challenged you to show us how you're celebrating summer -- and you delivered with some spectacularly sun-kissed Instagram submissions. It was hard to choose, but here are some of our favorite #MyAmericanSummer photos, featuring poolside dips, berry-smothered cakes, and all things red, white, and blue.
A perfectly presented American pie.
Submitted by: Campbell1967
Kids, this is your American summer. Swing away!
Submitted by: mhoenig
Nothing says summer like a boat ride beneath a crisp blue sky.
Submitted by: climbing_ivy
Creative, delicious, and patriotic: It's a flag pie.
Submitted by: Catalina Serrano
Babies are even cuter in red, white, and blue.
Submitted by: kristawmarsh
Strawberries and cream -- a summer dream.
Submitted by: Jennyeesf
From coast to coast, seafood equals Americana.
Submitted by: Jlaurenlyles
Who else is in the mood for a picnic?
Submitted by: merrittmatic
This festive beauty reminds us of our Red, White, and Blue Berry Trifle.
Submitted by: morbidhomemaker
Come on in -- the water's fine!
Submitted by: cambria_grace
We heart Americana-inspired fabrics.
Submitted by: craftedsparrow
Spark your spirit, America.
Submitted by: dangerouslydomestic
It might be frayed, but it never fades.
Submitted by: katieparraphoto
Submitted by: kchysmith
To the lighthouse we go.
Submitted by: lammajean
Just checking out the sunflowers.
Submitted by: lizgraceb
We're always up for a festive game of croquet.
Submitted by: luvmeabrit
July is ice cream month. Eat it up, kiddos!
Submitted by: mandyfarn
A seafood boil just screams "summer."
Submitted by: martinecooks
Two very proud (and adorable) Americans.
Submitted by: mrskansasmommy
Best friends forever.
Submitted by: ruby_and_rosemary
Turn on the sprinklers and call it summer.
Submitted by: the_lauren_tree
What a view!
Submitted by: twineandvinesblog
A gorgeous take on our Fireworks Cookies. Martha would approve.
Submitted by: Natalie Korzon
Peaceful sunset and wooden docks -- so summer!
Submitted by: pleasureinsimplethings
Fresh berries and whipped cream make us swoon.
Submitted by: reilly_bakes
Bird-watching on a beautiful summer morning.
Submitted by: shielded_duckee
We love these beautifully arranged patriotic bouquets.
Submitted by: somerbyjones
Yummy pasta with veggies -- the perfect meal for a summer night.
Submitted by: twoofakindcooks
That's all, folks.
Submitted by: wheresyourstack