Favorite summer flower: Daisies
Flavor of ice cream or tofutti: Vanilla bean, perfect for topping with berries.
Mode of transportation: Hiking boot or raft.
Music: Songs for singing along with.
Food: Fresh tomatoes, raspberries, corn on the cob, ice cream, pies, basil ...
Favorite game to play: Croquet or frisbee
Earliest childhood summer memory: Playing on the rocks on the beach at our cabin.
Favorite Drink: Big big glasses of ice water
Favorite Snack: Real fruit popsicle or a fresh piece of fruit
Place to read: In the yard, in a lawn chair, in the shade.
Most annoying: Being too hot to go to sleep.
How I handle the heat: I hate the heat. My best strategy is to avoid it by moving to northern climes, heading to higher altitude, lounging by/in large bodies of water, or, if those aren't realistic options, finding an air-conditioned office, library, or movie theatre.
Pet Peeve: Sand in the sheets.
Mistake for which no one in my family will ever forgive you: Forget to pack the sunscreen.
All-time favorite bathing suit: A bikini bought in Australia that provided just the right amount of coverage.
Best Time of Day: Mornings before it gets hot.
Most romantic: Sundresses.
Summer movie: Action movies.
Best for sex: Early in the morning when you actually want to share each other's body heat.
"There are no rules for this meme, of course. Summer time is no time for rules!"