How have I not thought of this already???  Freezing ice balloons for coolers at parties-very festive and much less drippy than ice!  You could totally color-code this according to whatever theme you might be having. :)

A La Pinner~ Freeze Water Balloons--inexpensive and fun way to keep drinks cold! This was a great idea, mine were partially frozen and made awesome soooo cold water balloons when the drinks were gone at the end of the party! :D

Sprite and gummy bears... very cute and creative for the kids in the summertime!!

Sprite and gummy bear popsicle! Perfect for summer! Put some gummy bears into a popsicle mold, pour in some Sprite, let freeze for a good amount of time then you're done! Ready to eat!

3 twin sheets + hula-hoop + rope = canopy tent

3 twin sheets & hula-hoop & rope - great backyard or camping play area. by bessie - this would be neat to have to go on a picnic or when a portable play tent for your kids

No trees required

No trees required, perfect for when you want to lay out in the sun with some friends. or even just do one hammock, 2 posts. relax, and enjoy your summer.

So true!!!! Come on warm weather!

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outdoor tic tac toe

Outdoor tic tac toe using stone tiles and rocks. I would make a small garden for the kids and have this in it. Cute decor when the kids aren't playing with it. Great for when the mom is at work and the kids want to play

50 Summer Crafts for Kids

50 Summer Crafts for Kids - a nice little collection of craft ideas to keep kids busy this summer.

Watermelon on sticks. Brilliant.

Watermelon on a stick is the perfect summer party treat! Check out more summer party ideas from One Charming Party.

#LeanIn15 recipe: Honey cashew coated chicken with avocado salad from Joe Wicks aka The Body Coach

recipe: Honey cashew coated chicken with avocado salad from Joe Wicks aka The Body Coach - Healthista

Summer Crafts

A Glimpse Inside: Summer Frame Wreath Tutorial. Cute for a party when taking people's pics inside of a decorated frame

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