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Beach Bag Essentials: Must-Have Summer Items!

Heading to the beach or pool this summer? These are your beach bag essentials. The must have summer items!!

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If you are headed to the pool or beach this summer then you don’t want to forget these beach bag essentials.

They are the must-have items for the summer time.

  1. The number one thing to ALWAYS have on hand is [easyazon_link identifier=”B004CDV7EY” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]sunscreen[/easyazon_link]. Protect your skin and lips!!
  2. A fun and [easyazon_link identifier=”B00W22FZBS” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]colorful beach towel[/easyazon_link] for laying out and drying off.
  3. [easyazon_link identifier=”B00YP63ZRU” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]Bathing suit cover-up[/easyazon_link] for those times you want to not show it all.
  4. [easyazon_link identifier=”B00ZV9WC56″ locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]Flip flops[/easyazon_link]! They dry fast if wet and look cute too. My faves are Roxy brand.
  5. You definitely want some [easyazon_link identifier=”B00LJX8UIG” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]sunnies[/easyazon_link] for those bright Summer days.
  6. Water.. Hydration is super important when you are out in the sun all day long. Drink up!!
  7. [easyazon_link identifier=”B00MXVSEYI” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]Wide brimmed hat[/easyazon_link] because yes, your scalp can burn too.
  8. A [easyazon_link identifier=”B01BV14OXA” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]camera[/easyazon_link] to capture all those family and friend fun times you are having. 🙂
  9. Snacks.. fresh fruit and pretzels (or Chex mix) are great beach-friendly snacks.
  10. Lastly, a [easyazon_link identifier=”B00OQVZDJM” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]ereader[/easyazon_link] to catch up on all your book or magazine reads while your enjoying the sun.

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Tanya Runkle

Monday 17th of June 2013

Great tips on putting together the perfect pool or beach bag! Stop by later today, you are featured :)

xo, Tanya

Melissa Coleman

Monday 17th of June 2013

Thanks so much for the feature Tanya. :)


Erica @ to the sea

Friday 7th of June 2013

Hey there! New follower from the hop! Thanks for hosting.


Ladies Holiday

Friday 7th of June 2013

I <3 each and every one of these things- especially since they're beach essentials. shoutin' hi from the aloha hop co-host :)