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What does summer time mean to you?

When I think of summer, the first thing I think of is the sounds of summer. Like the sounds of frogs or crickets at night. Going to fairs and walking the boards at the Jersey Shore. Going for ice cream with family. BBQ's with family and friends. My favorite thing is fireworks on the 4th of July.  Sun dresses and flip flops. Sitting on the beach and watching the kids play in the water.  Sitting on my deck with a nice cold glass of Vino.....aahh life is good.

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Jerzymom

Asked by Jerzymom at 9:42 PM on Jun. 10, 2011 in Just for Fun

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  • It means miserable heat (which means outrageous utility bills) and great kid's programs at the library and through the community theater. Extra Girl Scout field trips adn lots of time spent planning the next school year and preparing for Fall holidays (those are my favorites).
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 9:46 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • * BBQ's
    * Fourth of July
    * Swimming
    * Spending more time outside.
    * Baseball games
    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 9:47 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • Family time in the put doors:)
    nickkiie23

    Answer by nickkiie23 at 9:51 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • Free time...
    Outdoor time...
    Family time...
    Fun time...nd
    Hot times
    Yogi31

    Answer by Yogi31 at 9:53 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • Going on trips and having more time. Last summer we went on about a dozen trips, and we just can't do that when the kids are in school.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 9:53 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • It means heat and sunblock and FRUIT, oh god, the fruits of summer. It means travel and swimming and relaxing and fun.
    FluffyMamaBunny

    Answer by FluffyMamaBunny at 9:54 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • Me dying ;) I HATE being hot and Japan is super hot in the summer! And we don't even have our air turned on yet, they won't turn it on till the temp reaches 78 for 3 days straight (problem is our humidity is 80%+ daily, so it is nasty hot already!)...ugh :( Anyway, lol. I used to enjoy swimming, family time, and 4th of July but almost all those are gone as we live here...No family and they won't have fireworks this year because of everything that happened in March!
    ILoveCade

    Answer by ILoveCade at 9:56 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • sprinklers, camping, banana smores, sleeping in, no homework!!!
    AmandaH321

    Answer by AmandaH321 at 10:35 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • Hot weather, ocean fishing, sporting a suntan, summer college coursework, tomatoes so flavorful, boring TV re-runs, and lots of BBQ'd food.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 10:39 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

  • Mostly anymore it means high power bills (because of the AC running non-stop),oppressive heat and humidity,mosquitoes,gnats,yellow flies,horse flies,house flies,bee stings,lol!
    But it also means swimming,boating,fishing,bathing suits,shorts,sandals,summer dresses,gardening,fresh watermelon,delicious "sun tea",leisurely walks in the cool of the evening,fireflies,and the beautiful sound of the cicadas,crickets,and frogs :)
    MistyBlueMom

    Answer by MistyBlueMom at 12:33 AM on Jun. 11, 2011

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