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Summer Hacks

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Make life Easier in the Sun!

When the summer months come, it's easy to let the heat get to you. However, there are a lot of hacks to help you not only get by but actually improve your quality of life. Whether you want to freshen your car in the heat or keep sand at bay on the beach, there are some really great tips and tricks to give you a hand. So get ready to make your life a whole lot easier with these summer beach hacks.

Fitted Sheet

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Fitted Sheet

If you're planning a trip to the beach, then pack a fitted sheet. IT is a great way to keep sand from getting all around you. Simply place some items in each corner to make it sit properly - this really works.

Car Freshner

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Car Freshner

Create this small DIY Air Freshener to eliminate odors instantly in an overheated car. You'll need scented wax cubes, a small mason jar and a lid with holes. Pop your scented wax cubes in the jar, screw on the lid and place this in the drinks holder of your car.

Summer fun

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Summer fun

If you're looking for a fun outdoor activity - then why not try outdoor twister. Mix shaving foam with the relevant food coloring to cover the circles on twister with.

Drink Holders

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Drink Holders

If you fancy having a beverage while you splash then this idea is great. You can buy pool cup holders online that clip to the side of your pool. This makes them convenient to clean also.

Travelling Hacks

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Travelling Hacks

We tend to do more travelling in the summer, so these tips are very handy. For example with a few little clothespins you can have an instant toothbrush holder. You can also use a Binder Clip as a Razor Cover so you won't have to worry about the risk of cutting your hand when you pull it out of your toiletries bag.

Ice Cream Sandwich

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Ice Cream Sandwich

Make a quick ice cream sandwich for a tasty summer treat. Use ready made cookies and your favorite tub of ice cream which is sliced to make the filling in between the cookies.

Glow Bowling

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Glow Bowling

For a fun summer activity, you can play glow in the dark bowling. Supplies needed include plastic bottles ,Glow sticks,Water and A soccer ball. Plastic bottles are filled with water and then activated glow-sticks are added to each bottle. Different colored glow-sticks are placed in each bottle. Make sure to screw the lids on tight.

Keep Valuables Safe

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Keep Valuables Safe

Beach safe - keep your valuables, keys, money, phones in an old baby wipes packet. Baby wipes themselves are also very handy to wipe yourself down on the beach after eating or using sun cream for example.

Bags of Sand

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Bags of Sand

Make Bags of Sand to weight objects like blankets and towels to stop them blowing away in the beach.

Cable Hack

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Cable Hack

This is such a clever way to store your cables for road trips and vacations. If you have a lot of different cables, this is also a great hack for everyday life. You can simply head to the dollar store, load up on cases and label each with the specific cable type.

Fitted Sheet Tablecloth

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Fitted Sheet Tablecloth

Get a Twin fitted sheet to go on table. Wind won't flip this off during an outdoor bbq. Great idea! You could also use a twin fitted sheet that matches your color scheme instead of a tablecloth.

Comments

Elaine Byers (author) on March 11, 2021:

Thanks for visiting and commenting!

Ferd Horus on March 10, 2021:

Out of all the things listed here, one thing stood out from the others for me.

Ice. Cream. Sandwich.

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