Today is the summer solstice, the first day of summer and we can only hope things don’t get too hot. Last year was the hottest year in recorded history, we don’t want to top that for our skin and the environment’s sake. When things get hot we tend to become MacGyvers in order to make do with the heat. No air conditioner? No problem, I’ll just put this towel in the refrigerator and wrap it around my head for a few minutes. (I’ve done that before.) Here are the 12 shadiest things you’ll do this summer to deal with the smoldering heat.