Erin is a mom of two and has been with Today’s Mama for ten years. She is charged with finding and sharing all of the wonderful things the web has to offer. She is particularly fond of food, photography, printables, and funny things. She writes about losing weight in her Healthy Living for Mom series, and is chronicling her attempt to master her DSLR camera with her series, Big Girl Camera.

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What’s On Your Summer Bucket List

More than any other season, summer brings with it the promise of unadulterated joy. The kind of fun that is marked by shrieks of laugher when someone squirts you with the hose unexpectedly. The kind of fun that leaves you smelling deliciously of campfire. The kind of fun that makes you ask, “Did we eat anything yesterday besides popsicles?”

Today I wanted to share some of the great ideas our Local Perspectives bloggers have shared for making the most of your summer – activities, eating and all that goes with the juggle of summer time…

The Adventure of Living Creatively by Christina Sbarro

A mom of two explores maintaining a creative self while parenting two small children.

Time Saving Ideas to Celebrate Summer by Camille Langston

I love summer “to do” lists —I find so many great ideas when other moms share their plans.

Schools Out Now What? by Tina Seitzinger

This is the year. The year I introduce my girl to the glory of the Drive-In Movie.

Star Wars Party by Raejean Roberts

I don’t have party planning skills – Raejean evidently has an abundance! Check out her outline for a fantastic themed summer party.

The Worst Kids’ Commercials by Bethany Hardy

A hilarious take on the annoyance we all face – commercials aimed at kids.

Breakfast for the Gluten-Free Family by Katie Fries

I get into a breakfast rut – these ideas have inspired me to shake it up.

Learning As I Go by Kara Eberle

Great tips from a mom in the trenches —as well as a few local tidbits if you live in PA.

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  2. Rachael 06/09/2010 at 9:04 am

    love this post — my bucket list is pretty simple this year
    Go hiking with the kids to the rope swing
    Finish a book
    Make our garden amazing
    I'm going to have to make it to Ruth's Diner on the patio
    And LOTS of early morning walks!