With finals over and summer getting underway, make the most of your sunny days. Need some summer tips? We’re here to help! Check out these suggestions, and prepare for an epic summer vacation.
Tip #1: Reconnect With Old Friends
Summer is a great time to reconnect with people from your past. Is there someone you’ve been meaning to text or call back? Do it! Don’t be afraid to reach out. They’ll appreciate your effort and you’ll be glad you did.
Tip #2: Explore the Great Outdoors
Summer usually means great weather. Explore your city, go hiking, or have a picnic in the park. This is also a great opportunity to sunbathe and enjoy the beach. There are so many ways to explore the world around you – especially if you’re in a new place for the summer. Need a great outdoor spot to explore? Check out your local national parks: bit.ly/nationalparkindex
Tip #3: Find a New Hobby
There are so many cool and fun activities you haven’t had the chance to try yet. Take the summer as an opportunity to expand your horizons! Whether you learn a new instrument, try rock climbing, or take up painting, do something you haven’t tried before. Here’s a list of inexpensive hobbies to consider: bit.ly/100hobbies
Tip #4: Gain Life Experience
Summer is a time to build your skills and expand your experience. Get a summer job, volunteer at a local not-for-profit, or find a summer internship. These can be wonderful resume builders and opportunities for growth. A summer job, like working at a coffee shop, being a lifeguard, or mowing lawns will also put some money in your pocket – which lets you do more fun things during the summer.
Tip #5: Road Trip
What better way to enjoy summer than on a road trip? Feel the wind in your hair, and hang with friends while traveling. Whether it’s a day trip or a cross-country drive, the world is your oyster! bit.ly/18roadtriphacks
Now it’s time to go out and enjoy your summer! Remember, you can get easy cash from selling your old textbooks: bit.ly/CASH4BOOKS
Grab that cash and go have a summer adventure!