Built-in hammocks float over the lake. This would even be neat in your back yard. Less chance of flipping out of the hammock!
You need a house by the water any time, but most of all, you really really need one in the summer. With a deck or a dock to sit on and enjoy some wine or cocktails with your friends while the sun goes down. It's all a part of the life well-lived.
N.C. Lake House Combines Southern Charm, Adirondack Style
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outdoor breakfast bar with giant window into the kitchen--for when I get my beach house.
Apparently this is called a bunkie- it's a sleeping cottage to be used in the months where your windows are open- i'm pretty sure it's now allowed by my property management company, but a girl can dream! Think: lake house.