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21 Inspiring Things You Need To Do The Summer Before College

School's out FOREVER. (Until next Fall.)

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1. Grab that book you've been meaning to read, this is one of the precious few summers you won't have to read anything for school.

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2. Do something you've always been too afraid to try.

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But nothing, like, too crazy.

3. Throw a fancy theme party so you can wear your prom dress again.

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And rock the hairstyle you didn't try at prom.

4. Drive around for no reason, roll the windows down, blast your favorite song.

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And when people stare, just smile and wave.

5. Fall head over heels into summer love.

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You're only young once.

6. Start and finish a creative project.

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You probably won't have a lot of time once the semester starts.

7. Take too many pictures, you'll want all of them someday.

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You might remember the big moments, but over time, you'll forget the wonderful details.

8. Go to the a theme park with your friends and make a pact to ride every roller coaster.

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And if you hate roller coasters, make a pact to play every cheesy game in the park.

9. And eat Dippin' Dots and cotton candy all day.

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Your stomach won't be this youthful and resilient forever.

10. Make some mischief.

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*relatively tame mischief

11. Explore your hometown, go somewhere new.

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It's bigger than you think.

12. And also frequent all your old favorite spots.

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Soon, it won't be so easy to get to them.

13. Eat at your favorite local restaurant as often as you can.

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You've only got a few months left to get through the whole menu. Twice.

14. Go on a spontaneous road trip with your friends.

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Decide to do it, and then just do it.

15. Take the plunge and get the hairstyle you keep debating.

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It'll grow out by the end of the summer anyway.

16. Have lunch with your favorite teacher.

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Good mentors are hard to find.

17. Make all sorts of time for your friends, soon you'll be going in different directions.

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18. But make even more time for your family. Come Fall, you'll miss them more than you realize.

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19. But also give yourself some alone time (especially if you're going to have a roommate soon).

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20. Don't waste time worrying about the future this summer, this is the one summer when you can afford to not worry about anything.

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21. So enjoy every second of it.

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Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!

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