50 inspiring ideas for summer

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    There were so many fun ideas for summer shared during our Hello Summer Event. Thanks to all the amazing bloggers for sharing their creative ideas and keeping us inspired this summer! I thought it would be fun to do a round up of all the summer posts shared in June. Woo! What a round up! I now have a new list of “recipes to try” and “projects to complete.” Check out all of these amazing ideas below!

    50 inspiring ideas for summer...a must see list!

    Hello sunshine wreath

    Hello Sunshine Summer Wreath

    Strawberry greek yogurt popsicles


    Healthy summer berry salad


    Land of the free printable art

    Free 4th of July print in 2 colors at I heart naptime.

    Southwest summer salad 

    Southwest Summer Salad

    4th of July firecracker cake 


    Butterfly hooded towel tutorial


    4th of July mantel

    DIY forth of july mantel

    Apple pie bars

    Delicious homemade apple pie bars ... just like apple pie with out all the work!

    Summer gift idea with free download

    Popping By Free Summer Gift Prints from DimplePrints

    4th of July desserts

    mini banana splits....perfect for the 4th of July!

    Juice container bird house

    Juice Container Bird House on I Heart Nap Time

    Caribbean slush 

    Caribbean Slush on I Heart Nap Time

    Hello sunshine free printable

    DIY body wrap

    DIY Body Wrap on I Heart Nap Time

    JC Penney Home collection styled by I Heart Nap Time w/ free printable!

    Summer s’mores kit with free download

    Summer S'mores Kit

    Bomb pop cupcakes 


    Patriotic party circles

    patriotic cupcake toppers

    Simple summer centerpiece 

    Summer Centerpiece on I Heart Nap TimeStrawberry mint lemonade fizz

    Strawberry Mint Lemonade Fizz

    Giant pick up sticks 

    Giant pick up sticks

    Frozen fruit dessert

    Frozen Fruit Dessert from The Cards We Drew

    Summer greeting cards (free download)


    Pina colada smoothies

    pina colada smoothie image 1 guest post

    Homemade sidewalk chalk

    homemade sidewalk chalk

    Grilled chicken tzatziki salad

    Grilled Chicken Tzatziki Salad

    Strawberry sour cream cake 

    strawberry cream cake

    Summer activities coupon book


    Mini fruit tarts

    mini fruit tarts

    Free printable menu for summer 

    free printable menu on iheartnaptime.com

    Grilled strawberry shortcakes 


    Summer activity bag

    summer activity bag

    Lemonade bar


    Stenciled mason jar tumblers


    Chocolate cream cheese pie 


    Citrus and mint infused water

    citrus infused water

    Oversized beach bag

    Oversized Beach Bag Tutorial

    Mini s’mores cups

    Mini s'mores cups ...YUM! Perfect for summer!

    Sunny ribbon hair tutorial


    Pomegranate berry smoothie


    Fence picket table top

    Fence Picket Table Top from The Wood Grain Cottage on I Heart Nap Time

    Firecracker cupcake toppers

    Pom-Pom firecracker cupcake toppers

    Stenciled wall art

    easy stenciled bird art 52mantels.com

    White chocolate peanut butter krispies 

    White Chocolate Krispies1Frozen coconut yogurt popsicles


    Shark fin cupcakesShark Fin Cupcake Toppers_1 {watermaked}

    Lemonade gift tag


    Mango chicken and quinoa salad 

    Mango Chicken Salad (1)

     Tin flower tutorial 


    Mason jar cozies

    mason jar cozies

    Thanks to all the amazing bloggers who shared their creative ideas during our Hello Summer Event.

    Which project are you excited to try?!

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    Jamielyn Nye

    Lifestyle expert, Pinterest tastemaker and blogger at iheartnaptime.com. Jamielyn aspires to reach women, get their creative juices flowing, and to genuinely inspire. When she’s not creating, Jamielyn loves to chase her two little monkeys and snuggle up on the couch with her man.

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    1. Michelle posted on July 3, 2013 at 9:29 am (#

      What a great list ! I am definitely making popsicles and the lemonade and i love the fourth of july printables ! thanks !

      • Jamielyn posted on July 3, 2013 at 8:19 pm (#

        You are very welcome! Enjoy the printables! :)

    2. Jeanie @create&babble posted on July 4, 2013 at 5:04 pm (#

      So many great ideas and tons of inspiration! I was thrilled to be included, thanks Jamielyn!

      • Jamielyn posted on July 5, 2013 at 11:26 pm (#

        Of course Jeanie! I’m so glad you were able to be included! There are so many creative bloggers out there! :D