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A lightweight, portable campfire because your ghost stories deserve some serious mood lighting, no matter where you are. Made from recycled soy wax and paper, you’ll have no embers and minimal smoke to deal with as you huddle up with your nearest and dearests.
A pair of water-resistant hiking cargo pants that’ll keep you cool and bite-free while you’re out exploring new hiking trails this summer.
And pair those with some comfortably utilitarian Teva sandals for added support against rocky elements. These durable sandals were made with all-day wear in mind, so they’ve got all the traction you need.
A waterproof phone pouch so you can take poolside selfies without needing to prep a bowl of rice for water damage. You can also take it underwater to take some sea-tastic pics!
A see-through patio table mosquito enclosure if those pesky pests are the only reason you haven’t been able to enjoy your coveted outdoor space.
No patio table? This cute patio bistro set (complete with umbrella) will help make all your summer lounging dreams come true.
A pair of bright and feisty Impala roller skates sure to make you feel like a gliding goddess this summer. Ahhh, don’t you love the feel of wind in your hair?
An enclosed mesh outdoor cat tent because your domesticated cat still deserves some (safe) fun in the sun. Basically, treat them like the royalty they already act like they are.
A set of five giant dice that also comes with five big, laminated score cards because your Yahtzee skills deserve a stage as big as your backyard.
A BruMate insulated can cooler — keep your canned bevy cold for hours with this double-walled, stainless steel cooler. Hot days at the beach just got a bit more chill.
A fun-for-all 12-foot enclosed trampoline if “sky high” is on your family crest. Plus, this safe and sturdy trampoline is made using rust-proof, heavy-duty steel!
A portable, foam reclining seat you can take out on picnics, boat rides, beach days, and camping trips!
A splurgeworthy weather pod perfect for the chilly or windy days you still wanna spend outside. It’s even got a water-resistant attachment if you want to watch the rain fall without getting caught in the rainfall.
A set of extendable marshmallow roasting forks because who has time to go hunting for the perfect stick when there’s perfectly good chocolate to devour?!
A pack of four instant-cooling bandanas you just pop in the fridge for a bit and then wrap around your pooch’s neck for immediate relief. Plus, they’ll look like the leader of the cutest bark squad around.
An outdoor misting system that can be attached to an awning, patio table umbrella, pergola, and whatever else you’ve got in your backyard! Just screw one end onto your hose and clip the rest of the cord around your outdoor lounge area.
Or a convertible swinging hammock if you need a little more shade. You can even lay it flat for an outdoor nap! It comes with weather and stain-resistant cushions because summer should be free of spill-worry.
A floating pair of red lips complete with cupholders so you can lounge and vibe. You’ll never wanna kiss the summer goodbye!
An ultra-absorbent flower power beach towel made of 100% cotton that’ll make beach days just a lil’ more groovy!
An outdoor bug zapper because being outside is supposed to be fun, not a Battle Against the Bloodsuckers.
A portable projector lightweight enough to move from the living room to your backyard for movie nights in the summer.
A portable lantern — easily transform this light from a WFH desk staple to a camping necessity. And because it’s water-resistant, you can use it as mood lighting to walk down the beach at night. So many options!
Anti-friction cream for everywhere else! No need to rub your thighs raw in that cute mini dress. Instead, apply some of this hydrating and sweat-resistant goodness!
A hydrating aloe and rose face mist if the warm weather brings with it annoyingly dry skin. Add this lusciously nurturing and skin-brightening spray to your daily skincare routine!
A giant stacking game to take building blocks to the next level. This game stacks to over 4 feet, so take cover when they come tumbling down!
A convertible folding bench that ships fully assembled, so all you have to do is unbox and enjoy. This is perfect for anyone out there with small yards.
Sun Bun Cool Down Aloe Vera Gel — this hypoallergenic and vitamin-rich formula will help relieve your skin from and burn pains while also preventing peeling. And if you’re worried about losing your tan, this gel will also work to preserve and maintain that sun-kissed glow.
A jumbo 4-in-a-row game you can set up in your backyard because we’ve moved beyond tabletop games this summer. Not to mention, it’s easy to assemble and comes with its own carrying bag for easy travel and storage.
And a stainless steel firepit to keep you warm on chilly summer nights as you make s’mores and share ghost stories. It even comes with a grill grate and cover, so you can cook a few burgers outside this summer.
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