31 things to eat


How to Summer: 31 Things to Try

Summer is a time for exploration and fun - no matter what age you are!

If you’ve been following us on Facebook, we’ve been posting a different activity for each day of July as a part of our Summer Series! We hope you’ve discovered something new, and enjoyed it to the fullest! Here is the complete list.

Scroll to the bottom for a surprise announcement - a real treat, especially if you’re a foodie!


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Day #1. Make a Long Slip and Slide

Day #2. Make a Towel Animal: 5 Ways. You can use it after the Slip and Slide!

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Day #3. Upcycle an old, broken skateboard. Make a Skateboard Swing!

Day #4. Learn how to Guess Someone’s Astrological Sign. A fun hobby or a great conversation starter!

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Day #5. Did you know you can Open a Beer Bottle with a Dollar Bill? Learn how!

Day #6. DIY Air Conditioner for $15. A similar A/C Unit costs $454! This can be built to be battery-operated, plugged into a USB port, or solar powered! Tip: Keep frozen bottles of water on hand in the freezer.

Day #7. Learn how to say ‘hello’ in over 100 different languages

Day #8. Make a TV Exercise Game. (Hint: … or Drinking Game.) Sample Exercise Games for the following TV Shows included at the bottom: Doctor Who, Downton Abbey, The Bachelor, Survivor, Jeopardy!, and The Apprentice.

Day #9. Thinking about a new hairstyle? Choose a Haircut That Flatters Your Facial Shape!

Day #10. Turn a T Shirt Into a Pillowcase!

Day #11. Look into the night! Find Your Way Around the Summer Night Sky.

Day #12. Camp out with a book in this simple, comfy DIY Teepee Bed Nook. Or surprise a loved one! Great for kids and adults alike!

Day #13. Make a Hobo Stove: a fast and easy way to turn a large can into a simple stove for cooking outdoors! 

Day #14. Remember that epic scene in Casino Royale? Try Parkour or Free Running!

Day #15. Make a Small Fox from a Plastic Straw!

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Day #16. Make a Chevron Friendship Bracelet!

Day #17. Make a Sock Monkey

Day #18. DIY Personal Floating Mini-Bar!

Day #19. Bake Cookies on Your Car Dashboard. Take advantage of the heat!

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Day #20. DIY Beeswax Lip Balm.

Day #21. 25+ Ways to Reuse an Empty Altoids Tin!

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Day #22. Learn this nifty trick: turn any hoodie into a Laptop Bag - or a bag in general! Great idea for a festival or a concert!

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Day #23. Make Bubble Snakes (with Bubble Blowing Mixture steps included!). Tip: Add food coloring!

Day #24. Turn an old pair of Jeans into Shorts!

Day #25. Make a Piñata! Draw inspiration from your favorite cartoon character or your pet! 

Day #26. Quickly put together a Scavenger Hunt with our Sample Item Lists! 

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Day #27. Green Tea + Peach = DIY Face Peel Mask.

Day #28. Use your Car’s Engine to Cook Food! Essentially braising - slower than a conventional oven and faster than a slow cooker. Commuting can heat up Breakfast Sandwiches or Hot Dogs. A long trip can make Roasts and Complete Meals!

Day #29. Here are 9+ Ways to Reuse Books!

Day #30. Express Yourself: Make a Blog!

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Day #31. Revive that childhood wonder: Make a Kite. Fly a Kite

Surprise! Foodies Rejoice!

If you enjoyed this “How to Summer” series, be sure to take a look at our Facebook page tomorrow… for the beginning of Summer Series Part II: 31 Things to Eat this Summer!