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Summer As A Kid Vs. Summer As A Parent

Hey, remember when summers used to be fun?!

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1. As a kid: "Last day of school! Yay!"

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As a parent: "Uh-oh..."

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2. As a kid: "No school for six whole weeks! This is going to be so much fun!"


As a parent: "Our versions of fun may differ slightly..."

3. As a kid: "Beaches! Seasides! Sandcastles!"


As a parent: Still finding sand in the car five weeks later.

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4. As a kid: "The sky's awake, so I'm awake."


As a parent: "The sky's awake, so I guess I'm awake too!"

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5. As a kid: "We're going on a holiday! We're going on a plane!" / Getty Images

As a parent: Fondly remembering all those lovely, peaceful holidays the two of you used to have.


6. As a kid: "Can I go on the bouncy castle?!"

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As a parent: "I can't go on the bouncy castle, can I?"

7. As a kid: "Are we there yet?"


As a parent: "Are we there yet?"

8. As a kid: "End of summer? Back to school? Already?"

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As a parent: Time to start thinking about Christmas...

With the new Family Experience on Google Play, there is such a thing as fun for all the family!

We know how hard it can be to keep the kids happy over the long, arduous summer. So on the Google Play Store, we're making it easier than ever for parents to discover great family-friendly content.

Across Apps, TV, Movies, and Books, you'll find inspiring ideas for every age and every interest on the Google Play store.