20 Hygge Things to Try This Summer

Hygge Bucket List: Top 20 Things to Try This Summer

by Erica Cardozo July 27, 2017

Call it an early, way-premature, Not-Really-a-Bucket-List Bucket List. (Let's not get morbid, mkay?) But, as Hygge philosophy tells us, it's never the wrong time to test new waters, try different things and seize the moment—all in the name of fun. And let's face it, there's no better time for doing pretty much anything than summer. So, without further ado, our picks for 20 things that are the most "what the heck"-worthy this season:


1. Learn to surf

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2.Take in a local sight you've never actually seen

3. Write one (for now) poem

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4.  Soak in a hot spring

5. Get a (fake?) tattoo

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6. Act in a play (or at least take an acting class)

7. Attend a rodeo

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8.Walk on hot coals (carefully)

9. Swim with a wild animal (other than your dog)

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10. Paint your toenails wildly

11. Ride a horse

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12. Cut your hair short 

13.  Draw something

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14. Crash an event

15. Befriend an old person

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16.  Climb a tree

17. Get backstage

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18. Feel sand between your toes

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19. Go without phone & internet for 24 hours

20. Vegas, baby!

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21. Look up a long-lost love

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Erica Cardozo
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