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    Jun 6, 2014

    29 Things That Will Remind You Of Your Childhood Summer

    Sun's out, water gun's out.

    1. Blasting your friends with SuperSoaker

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    GAME. ON.

    2. Slipping down a Slip-N-Slide

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    And adding soap to make it more slick.

    3. Running through a sprinkler

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    While wearing all of your clothes.

    4. Riding around on a Razor scooter

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    And having to wear shoes because the brake would burn your bare feet.

    5. Drawing with sidewalk chalk

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    You were a legitimate ARTIST.

    6. Chasing after an ice cream truck

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    The hardest decision of your life was trying to decide what type of ice cream to order.

    7. Hopping over the Skip-It

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    And the pain you would feel when it accidentally hit your leg.

    8. Getting around using roller blades

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    Getting around your neighborhood was suddenly so much easier.

    9. And turning your neighborhood into a skate park with your roller skates

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    And the scars you still have from your falls.

    10. Driving around with your Power Wheels

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    And all the ROOM you had for your other toys to ride with you!!

    11. Using your jump rope in the backyard

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    Cinderella dressed in yellow...

    Went downstairs to kiss her fellow.

    12. Having a Nerf Gun war

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    And then trying to find all the darts.

    13. Taking your Mermaid Barbie to the pool with you

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    And pretending you were both mermaids, hanging out.

    14. Wearing water floaties

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    SEE YA IN THE DEEP END, SUCKAS!

    15. Spending hours in a kiddie pool

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    The water was always warm and welcoming.

    16. Driving up and down your sidewalk in your Cozy Coupe

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    Your FIRST car.

    17. Going down a water slide

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    And the fear you felt as you began to get closer to the bottom of the slide.

    18. Walking around in your Moon Shoes

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    And how freaking cool you felt wearing them.

    19. Taking "pictures" on your Fisher Price Toy Camera

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    And your parents being glad you couldn't ACTUALLY take pictures.

    20. Jumping on the trampoline

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    And having dirty feet all summer because of it.

    21. Watching your Sky Dancer dolls fly

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    And making them fly again and again.

    22. Making Sno-Cones with the Snoopy Sno-Cone Machine

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    Which made the best Sno-Cones ever, obviously.

    23. Learning to ride your bike with training wheels

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    And the moment when you left the training wheels behind.

    24. Having water balloon fights

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    And seeing the aftermath of balloon pieces all over the yard.

    25. Listening to music outside on your Discman

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    And having your music skip every time you ran.

    26. Catching fireflies

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    And being amazed at how your hand lit up.

    27. Eating otter pops

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    And asking everyone if your tongue was a different color after eating one.

    28. Having your parents apply sunscreen

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    And having to reapply it EVERY TIME you swam.

    29. And playing with sparklers every July

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    And still, to this day, being amazed by the designs you drew in the air with them.

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