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I Like the Lake and the Beach

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    Going to the Lake

     So we are  going to lake.....maybe. I have learned that going to the lake is never, ever, "going to the lake". There's always a little more to it than that. For example we were "going to the lake" 3 times last week, never did find our way there but...
    rubywine31 rubywine31 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2009

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    I Do Too….

    well lakes, not necessarily the beach, although I’ve spent a lot of time on the coast, Oregon when I was younger, then California (Ratt Beach mostly) and now occasionally the Gulf of Mexico.  But there’s nothing like a mountain lake….my...
    magna magna 51-55, F Jul 11, 2009

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    Sun and Water

    I love to be in the water and swim until I'm so tired I can barely move. Then I lie on the shore and let the sun warm my body as I drift off into a nap.
    hadakarei hadakarei 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2009

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    Lakes And Beaches

    Lakes and beaches,Two of my favourites,Bodies of water,Gives me,That feel good feeling,Exploring,Walking,Swimming,So much to do,Sunrise,Sunset,The camera,It goes nuts,So much to see.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 22, 2012

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    Lake and the Beach My Kind of Places.

    I am not a fancy sort of guy. I like things easy and simple. My favorite beaches are closer to home. Close is a relative term since I live in Oklahoma, but I can be down to the Galveston area in about 8 hours. To me a days drive for a week of the beach is a great deal. We will...
    Maninakilt Maninakilt 46-50 1 Response Jul 12, 2009

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    I am fat. No sugarcoating it: I am a 15 year old girl who weighs somewhere around 200 lbs. And I kinda like it... however, I don't like judgy looks from other girls my age, and I...
    Rachelthe Rachelthe 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    While at the beach I was able to show off a little bit.
    imhiphop11 imhiphop11 31-35, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    yes I am I love the beach going on afew day trips to the beach soon can't wait plus I used to live at Mablethorpe loved the beach there especially at night and first thing in...
    susananngoga32 susananngoga32 31-35, F 22 hrs ago

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    Never been to the ocean but enjoy the he beach at a local lake; hope the flood waters recede and it reopens soon...
    RocknRollCowboy71 RocknRollCowboy71 41-45, M 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    I live in Southwest Florida right off the Gulf of Mexico we have a beautiful white beach here with a lovely boardwalk. I also like his speech because they have special chairs...
    me0883 me0883 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Thank you VERY MUCH LADIES!!!. Ok so my usual work out is riding my bicycle to the beach, swimming and then riding back home. The weather is beautiful today so off I go. Well...
    samhart1 samhart1 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    Finding Peace : ) 7:15 AM....for me. 2008 MX-5 Grand Touring, hardtop convertible. (My baby) - 35 miles to Jax Beach.... -" Top down, not many around, listening to my sounds...
    Shankman55 Shankman55 51-55, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    There's nothing quite like getting up before sunrise, brewing my coffee, and going to the beach, watch the sunrise and listen to all nature play in unison like an orchestra(before...
    DidISayThat69 DidISayThat69 51-55, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've been on vacation this week. I haven't gotten the car out of the parking garage all week. I have walked or taken my bike every place I went. Tomorrow having some friends on...
    michaelian49 michaelian49 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    The crew worked steadily and the foreman was fantastic about answering my thoughts. Recently anyone in my community had their roof completed, and it was scary because I could hear...
    James2655xhl6 James2655xhl6 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    We acquired water in ours too. I was using the shop vac from 9 pm to 10pm to soak it up then it lastly stopped.Log in to remark iReport welcomes a lively dialogue, so remarks...
    Joshua8482nix5 Joshua8482nix5 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My water was primarily because the sump discharges appropriate beside your home. I prolonged the hose so it shouldn't be an issue all over again.I unquestionably hope not to...
    Joshua8482nix5 Joshua8482nix5 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I found my perfect place years ago on vacation.But,I have had some set backs in moving there.But,I can dream.My perfect place is Port Angeles,Washington.Where I visited the La Push...
    Duckygirl2 Duckygirl2 46-50, F 3 days ago

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    The place was your car parked? Hail storms have a tendency to strike a little concentrated spot. If It is really by your home, you'll want to soon see a number of out of city...
    Joshua8482nix5 Joshua8482nix5 31-35, M 3 days ago

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    My h2o was generally as the sump discharges ideal next to the home. I extended the hose so it shouldn't be a dilemma once again.We received hail in Schaumburg the last storm...
    Joshua8482nix5 Joshua8482nix5 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I really do love been on the beach going Blackpool and Skegness near end of July and going Whitby hopefully beginning of September only day trips but least me and my son get to...
    susananngoga32 susananngoga32 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I used to take my dogs and sometimes boys to my *secret beach*. My secret beach had a waterfall and miles of untouched beachland. It was awesome to live within driving distance...
    missutah26 missutah26 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I have fond memories of the beach as a child. *Attempting* to make sand castles, looking at shells, being buried in the sand, boogie boarding, my family and relatives being close...
    Roshiela Roshiela 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have been going to California beaches since I was a young child with my parents and siblings. I now take my three kids to the beach for fun and games. We all love swimming and...
    familybeachparty familybeachparty 41-45, F 5 Responses Jun 27

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    This is my favorite place is the lake near my house, I always go here when I'm upset and it always helps
    ImTheQueenFYM ImTheQueenFYM 16-17, F Jun 27

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    Next Saturday is July 4th. I live in a condo (rented, I can't afford to purchase one) on the beach. Next Saturday it is supposed to be 93, 20% chance of rain. Come 7:00 AM I am...
    michaelian49 michaelian49 26-30, M Jun 26

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    In the summer, I love to go to the beach with others. It's always a great time in the water and on the beach too. I love playing volleyball too.
    femalemusiclover femalemusiclover 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    The best way to walk down the sandy beach in a bikini is to tie a beach towel round your waist so no one can see your bottom, then wear a cover-up or t-shirt over your bra top. I...
    bobbylee111 bobbylee111 41-45, T 2 Responses Jun 21

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    I love to cross dress on the beach. I either walk out in a beach dress or beach shorts and a cute crop top, or sometimes with a bikini on and walk around on the beach. I also put...
    jackgrey789 jackgrey789 22-25, T Jun 21

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    I absolutely love the beach, I go often during the summer in Ohio. We do not have a pool because of the very limited time to use a pool here. I always wear a bikini when at the...
    collegecomputerwiz collegecomputerwiz 22-25, F 8 Responses Jun 20

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    Best of summer #578: it's not quite a beach but the next best thing...I love drinking a cola laying on a towel digging my toes in the sand while listening to some tunes ...I love...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F Jun 20

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    Finally had the opportunity to visit Haulover. Was very crowded last weekend but water was great and warm. Went back Monday, spent all day enjoying warm sun and water. There was...
    dfwdon91 dfwdon91 56-60, M Jun 20

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    Only live around 40 mins drive away and so we're there often. Windermere is pretty (and the tame Swans and geese on the lake are a sight to see!) and although there's more to do...
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M Jun 20

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    I used to be until I moved away from the beach. Absolutely the best place to relax, unwind and rejuvenate is the beach.
    GoodHeartedGuy GoodHeartedGuy 46-50, M Jun 20

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    It's a Saturday beach day! Friends, drinks, tunes. Packing up! But the best thing about the beach and ocean is how inspiring they are... In company or alone. Great thoughts...
    zehero zehero 22-25, M Jun 20

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    Took my son to the lake for a walk today - one of our favorite things to do.
    valpogirl71 valpogirl71 41-45, F Jun 19

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    It really calm my mind... Here's a gentle mind calming story for you. As she awaits her fate for not the night as ended. She remembers that there will not be another time to let...
    SmileyFaceJenn SmileyFaceJenn 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 19

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    Almost every year, in the summer, we went to France as a family. From an early age I played naked with the naked French boys on the beach and did this even as a teenager.
    yfronts36 yfronts36 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 19

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    I wanna go to a nude beach but only if their are really hot guys not fat ugly guys lol
    Vswagger Vswagger 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 19

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    I always imagine that I will take long and silence walks at night in the beach in the future. Idk, I love to focus my view in the sea at night and all you can see is... nothing...
    JustAnotherGirlOnEP JustAnotherGirlOnEP 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 18

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    I could sit for hours and just watch as the blue water sparkles and ripples beneath the sun, tumbling down to the shore into a spray of white, rolling over the grains of sand as it...
    KitKat10198 KitKat10198 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 18

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    Traveling can be close to home. one time, Me, my husband and grand-daughter, who we babysit all weekend took a 3 day weekend and drove to a small town on the coast stopping at...
    jcarite jcarite 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 18