Closing Out Summer – Checking on my Summer Fun List

Today is the last day of summer.  I feel as if I blinked and summer passed me by.  Yet because of my Summer Fun List, I feel satisfied and know that we enjoyed a variety of activities.  I didn’t quite get to everything on the list, but nothing ever goes exactly as planned.  Here is my final update.  

My Top 21 Summer Fun Activities
  1. Eat S’mores  Yum 
  2. Bring in Flowers from my Garden lovely!
  3. Take a Family Walk in a New Park
  4. Have a Campfire (in conjunction with #1) 
  1. Play at the Pool  
  1. Go to the Beach one Early Morning  One of my favorite summer memories.
  1. Take a Hike in the Woods  Didn’t get to it.  Maybe a nice Fall walk soon.  
  1. Walk Grandma’s Street with her Dog.  (My kids love holding the leash.)  Well, only one kid went.  The other sat in the car with me for not behaving.  🙁
  2. Have Sweet Boy fish with “Uncle Aaron”
  3. Eat Messy Popsicles with the Kids on a Hot Day
  1. Watch the Sun Rise from my Front Porch Yeah, wishing I hadn’t put this one on!  Got it done and even had company for this one!  
  1. Have a Garage Sale
  1. Go to a Garage Sale
  1. Pick Blueberries What fun!
  1. Have a Picnic
  1. Have a Date Night Picnic At least we had a date night!
  1. Watch Fireworks (if the kids don’t get scared) Made it through half, then a storm set in.  
  1. Go to the Drive-In Never made it.
  1. Go to a local Apple Farm Maybe a trip this Fall.  
  1. Go to Old Glory Day Celebrations The best!!
  1. Entertain with Candles and Twinkle Lights on my Deck  Sigh!  Would have loved to do this, but didn’t get to it.  
            22.  Spend Three Days in the Hospital Because of a VIRUS!
How did you do on your Summer Fun list?


  1. Wow good luck with that list.You’ve gave me a great idea with this. Thanks for all, bye