Thursday, July 9, 2009

Summer is...


Tan lines

BLT's with Amish bacon, homegrown tomatoes, crisp, cold lettuce, sourdough bread & Duke's mayonnaise

Sun tea in a Tervis Tumbler

Happy hour in the pool

Air conditioning & front porches

Sand between my toes and in my car

Beach towels drying on the lanai

Flip flops & bathing suits

Road trips

Collecting seashells

Dairy Queen Buster Bars

Pina coladas

Kenny Chesney & Jimmy Buffett

Hurricane season

Boats

Coolers and Koozies

Lemonade stands

Hot dogs & hamburgers

Popsicles

...

What is summer to you?

11 comments:

Barefoot in the Park said...

i think your list sounds perfect!

grammy said...

Hi, I came by from 'The Good Life'. I saw the ice tea and it drew me in. Where is my old giant pickle jar anyway? I love all things beachy ( because i am far from a beach). I love the Manatee monday and will have to keep checking it (o: Do you have some close by or what? Come visit a Colorado mountain Grandma.

simpledaisy said...

Summer is *everything* to me! Here in Indiana it doesn't last long! So I enjoy every little moment of it!

Happy Daily said...

What a great list!! I would add Corona Lights and the smell of watermelon.

I hope you have a wonderful weekend!

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Bumpkin on a Swing said...

I want Amish Bacon, what it is and where do you buy it....Youv'e got me curious............

Bumpkin on a Swing said...

PS......Summer is...
Bloomin Hibiscus
dolphin babies
the sound of window ac units....it takes both...

Deetree said...

You hit several of my summery faves exactly! But also, no matter how much older i get, summer will always remind me of being about 19 years old...long beach days with my besties followed by nighttime outdoor keg parties at houses at the beach - lots of reckless and handsome skateboarding and surfing boys, and lots of fun!

Federica said...

Summer is breath for me! I just found your lovely blog and I'm glad I did!

I love the title of it!

Greetings from Italy,
Federica.

http://sweet-as-a-candy.blogspot.com/

Stereos and Souffles said...

Sun, swim and sangria.

Life, Love And Lola said...

Flip-Flops, ponytails, bikinis and margaritas!!!