11 Ways Summer Brings Out The Kid In All Of Us

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1. We count down the minutes, hours, and days till our vacations start…

2. …and when it’s finally time to leave the office, we can’t get out of there quick enough — just like on the last day of school.

Baiiiiiiii!

3. Days are longer and warmer, so we have more time to ride our neglected bikes.

We waited all winter for a breeze and a boardwalk.

4. We start sleeping in a little later…

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5. …and totally take advantage of nap time while using a different kind of floatie.

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Ahhh! Good ol’ Snoozetown, USA.

6. There’s not a single ounce of our being that feels ashamed when we run after the ice cream truck.

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(And, yes — it counts as exercise.)

7. We find time for arts and crafts…

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8. …and different kinds of water breaks.

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Pew! Pew! Pew!

9. Our bachelor of arts degrees help out when it comes to building structurally sound sandcastles these days.

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We’ll never have to wave goodbye to this beaut.

10. We rarely spend time in our shoes…

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11. …but will stay in our bathing suits from sunrise to sunset.

Let’s never grow up, K?

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