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Old 06-18-2008, 06:21 AM
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Lightbulb Top 10 Summer Activities

Summer is Here!!

Lets make a list of your Top 10 summer time fun activities.
Summer can be action packed or laid back and relaxed, most are a little of both.

Top 5 Active Summer Fun
1. The Beach (if you're near one)
2. Camping ....
Top 5 Summer Down Time
1. Play Some Wii:
2. Read a good book: ...

Add to the list or make your own.

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Old 06-18-2008, 01:34 PM
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Top Active Summer Fun
1. Go to the water park
2. Vist parents in NC
3. Work in the Flower Garden
4. Start a Veggie Garden

Top Summer Down Time
1. Read a book
2. watch a movie
3. make jewlrey
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Old 05-13-2009, 07:11 AM
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Our Top summer fun

Visiting farms
Going to the beach
going for a drive
going for a walk

favourite down times

Sitting in the garden watching children playing
watching a moving

Take time to recharge your batteries. It's hard to see where you're going when your lights are dim.
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Old 05-13-2009, 07:44 AM
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The pool
The garden
Hanging out in the yard
Fresh fruit and veggies!!
Don't stay were you are tolerated, go where you are celebrated!
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Old 05-15-2009, 05:22 AM
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Family day trips - especially when we find a local freebie attraction!

summer free/cheap movies at the theatre

sleeping in with no alarm clocks!

being able to pick up fresh fruit and veggies from our local farmers markets

carnivals, parades, street parties, birthday parties (we have 2 in May!)

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Old 05-15-2009, 01:55 PM
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Top 5 Summer Fun:
Traveling out of state(s)
Attending a wedding
Visiting with Friends / Family
Making memories

Top 5 Summer Down time:
PC usage
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Old 05-19-2009, 04:05 AM
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My favorite summer time activities are

camping--so relaxing

love swimming in our pool
reading a good book
sitting on the porch and watching the birds
Have a wonderful day.

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