Summer is a wonderful season to enjoy when you are a child. The school is out and there is no pressure of the exams. The days are long and the mind busy and restless to do something! Here are 7 reasons why summers were better when we were kids.

 

1. Summer vacations!! It’s two solid months of downtime for the kids…with no pressing commitments. A perfect example of a carefree life.

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2. The endless TV-watching marathon and no one can question you when you monopolize the TV remote control. You watch TV till you start seeing stars in your eyes.

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3. That annual trip to your granny’s home filled with lip-smacking goodies and oodles of love. You can get away with anything in your granny’s home.

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4. The sleep-ins in the mornings! You can wake up at 6 am or 11 am. There is no hurry to get ready to go anywhere. And, the late nights video game sessions that no one can question you about! After all, it’s not a school night, right?

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5. Summer camps!! The endless summer camps that happen in various activities- arts, crafts, music, dance, sports. You name it. You can try it.

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6. The time you have on hand to read all the books you want. No one can question you why you are reading comics instead of studying.

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7. The sleepovers you have at your friends’ place without worrying about what day of the week it is. A pillow-fight is a fun way to unwind after a long summer day.

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Every kid wants to make the most of the summer vacation. It’s a wasted one if there aren’t a few broken bones and lost teeth. Isn’t it? And since it only comes once a year, and that too after the exams, it is just the most magical time!