It's 2018 and the American Dream looks slightly different. The big house has been replaced with a ... tiny house. The white picket fence is now four wheels. The 2.5 kids are missing and the dog ... OK, the dog is still there and he's probably living a better life than you.

Spending a sunny summer day lounging with a book in your backyard can make any weekend or evening feel like a staycation. These 3 hammocks are a stylish as they are comfortable.

Homemade popsicles are a fun way to try out new flavors, from kid-friendly recipes to grown-up popsicles for parties. A bad popsicle mold can leave you with a leaky mess in your freezer, so we’ve rounded up the best DIY molds on Amazon to help you enjoy this summer treat.

From caprese salads to punching up cold pasta dishes, basil is the perfect fresh herb for all your summer dishes. If your herb garden is producing more basil than you can use in a week, there are plenty of ways to keep it fresh until your next delicious meal.

If you’re making the most of the warm weather, you probably find yourself spending most summer weekends camping, fishing, at the beach, or by the pool. Hauling a heavy beach chair from place to place can put a damper on your summer fun, which is where this ultra-light camping chair from Marchway comes in in.

While summer trips can be exciting, you don’t always need to travel far and wide to get into a holiday mood. Chances are, the weather is fine right where you are this time of year -- and with a little effort, you can make your own outdoor space into a relaxing retreat. Read on to find out how to turn your backyard into a spot you’ll want to spend all summer long in.