Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Beatin' The Heat

We are in the middle of a heatwave.

Today is supposed to be 95 degrees with a heat index of 105 and the humidity at 75%.  That's hot.  And to be perfectly honest, I love it.  Love.  Bring on the hot weather!  This is what summer is all about. 

Today is going to be all about keeping the kids cool while they play outside.  We picked up a nice size pool the other day and we have already gotten good use out of it.  Looks like today is another pool day!

How do you stay cool on these hot days?


Snappy Di said...

Cute kids. My daughter also has 4. Three girls and one boy! They keep her on the go!

Cute pool photos and nice they have found a way to stay cool in these very hot days of July... hot here in Roanoke too!

Tabor said...

I usually swim in a vat of ice cream...but I AM old.

Riahli said...

Nice! Wish we could say we were having a heat wave... ah well.

Megan said...

Currently, I stay cool by staying in the house ;) Not allowed to lay down outside because heat can make contractions worse.. ha!

The pool looks like a lot of fun!! Such cute kids:)

Elaine A. said...

Sprinklers and the pool at our gym/club are the way to go! Glad you all are enjoying the heat. :)

Green Girl in Wisconsin said...

Pool, water balloons, sprinkler!

Tonya said...

we are loving the public pool!

esss said...

This type of fun inspire children that much.. I remember when i was a kid I used to swim n play whole day...
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lime said...

that looks like a good way. me? i stayed in the basement!

MamaB said...

We chill in the exact same pool at Casa de Cripe!! Love, Love that pool. It has also been hotter then blue blazes here in Mid-MO. Why again did I move from dry heat?

Krystyn said...

We need one of those...we aren't doing so well with the heat beating around here.

Lindsay said...

We do the same thing...only Addie can't go in something like that yet. :::sigh:::
when I see other kids her age or younger - THAT'S when I always see a huge difference - and I feel bad for her. Although I don't know why - SHE doesn't care!!

Sweet sweet pic of them all!

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