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Some of our most nostalgic summer memories...

🏖️ Sandy, dirty feet from being outside all day 
🌞 Biking to get ice cream (mint chocolate chip, two scoops)
🏖️ Shampooing our hair in the lake after a hot summer day
🌞 Going to an old-school country fair (cash-only)
🏖️ Sticky, homemade popsicles and lemonade stands🌞 Slip ‘N Slide in the backyard where the grass was for sure to be ruined 
🏖️ Playing flashlight tag and Ghost in the Graveyard 
🌞 Tie-dyeing our favorite t-shirt 
🏖️ Making our own cut-off shorts (which never quite frayed enough)
🌞  Having no clue what day or time it was
🏖️ Sleeping in a tent in the backyard

Whatever your favorite summer memories and activities are, here are a few of our favorite items to go with:

~ LAKE LIFE Hat | @centralshophp 
~ Backgammon | @mazehome 
~ Beach Sounds speaker | @blacksheep.generalstore 
~ Rose pool float | @shopthegreatescape 
~ Cover up | @bunnyandbabewinnetka 
~ Striped canvas beach chair | @hudsongracesf 
~ Straw hat | @peachtree_place
~ Held-held fan | @peachtree_place 
~Sunglasses | @bunnyandbabewinnetka 
~ Acrylic puzzle | @bunnyandbabewinnetka 
~  Toiletries | @peachtree_place 
~ Battlepong | @wildchildtoyshop 
~ Pickleball towel | @chaletnursery 
~ Twister Splash |  @wildchildtoyshop 
~ White zinc watering can | @hudsongracesf
PICKLEBALL CRAZE | Have you tried it yet? Where are your favorite places on the North Shore to play?

@thescoutguide rounded up the cutest pickleball outfits and accessories perfect for every play, whether you’re dinking with your posh paddle or keeping your fashion-forward sneakers out of the kitchen.

The Hank: Two Paddle Set in White + Black | @shopplayhenry | @tsgcharlottesville

Sculptive Flow Sports Bra | @tascperformance | @tsgneworleans, @tsgdallas

Spanx Get Moving Pleated Skirt | @thymeboutique | @tsghattiesburg

Pickleball Paddle Stud Earrings | @thepickleballclublwr | @tsgsarasota 

Think Royln Sporty Spice Pickleball Bag | @7southshop | @tsgmobilebay

Neutral Vintage-Inspired Sneaker | @coco_theshop | @tsgcolumbus 

White BC Logo Cap | @briannacannonofficial | @tsgsouthlakegrapevine 

Oxford Ali Mini Dress | @ninesapparel | @tsgwesttexas

Le Spec No Biggie | @lovecharliechi | @tsgchicago 

Dina Polo | @krimsonklover | thescoutguideboulder

AAD x la point Pickleball Paddle - Scallops | @autumnarissadesigns | @tsgalpharettaroswell

Sankaty Pickleball Backpack | @lighthousespts | @tsgbergencounty

#thescoutguide #pickleball #pickleballoutfits

As we continue to grow our team at The Scout Guide North Shore, we are thrilled to introduce Marin Hetler, our summer intern!

Marin is originally from the North Shore and came across a copy of The Scout Guide while eating at one of her favorite local brunch spots in Ann Arbor and was pleasantly surprised when she found out that The Scout Guide was coming to the North Shore.

Having just finished her sophomore year at the University of Michigan, Marin will be out and about this summer, trying out local food and drink, wellness, fitness, fashion, and more.

Marin's top North Shore spots:

1. Lake Michigan. Maybe the most obvious landmark on the North Shore, but I can’t express how grateful I am to live a block away.

2. @truejuice123 I’ve been going to the Winnetka location since it opened, and it will never get old.

2. @the_book_stall My childhood was marked by frequent trips to the Book Stall with my mom, and browsing the store’s selections has become one of my favorite pastimes. 

4. @centralstationcoffee is one of my new favorites. When I’m home from school, my dad and I love to start our mornings with a coffee on their back patio. 

5. @reformptandpilates has quickly become one of my family's safe havens. Our Christmas Eve private Reform class is one of my favorite family traditions.
6. @desalvospizza’s is a new must-try with the best slices, salads, sandwiches, and soft-serve ice cream. 

7. @talacoffeeroasters I’ve been going to their Highwood location for years and am so excited that one opened up in Winnetka. 

8. Metamorphosis Spa. I have been going there for 10 years now and have gotten a blowout for every major event/milestone. They also do an amazing hydra facial and eyelash lift + tint.

9. @phototronicswinnetka will always hold a special place in my heart as it introduced me to one of my favorite hobbies: film photography. They have many film cameras, various film rolls, and the best advice for improving photography skills. 

10. @foodstuffs_gourmet is my favorite place for a quick bite to eat - I especially love their make-your-own salad.

#tsgnorthshorechicago #localfavorites

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