Living in the tundra that is Upstate New York, the idea of summer is what gets everyone through the months of October to about April (March, if we’re lucky). The promise of sun, popsicles and hitting the quad is sometimes all that keeps us going. And then summer actually comes and everyone’s searching for ACs and biding their time until the sun goes behind a few clouds. Somehow we forget how hot it can get, until we’re melting on the street.
To survive the summer heatwave that’s taken over the country (it’s like 250-degrees Fahrenheit everyday), what’s a girl to do?
Ariana Romero is a student at Syracuse University. Which would probably explain why she once had a load of laundry filled solely with orange tee shirts. She watches too much television and reads too much entertainment news than is probably healthy. Follow her on Twitter @ArianaRomero17 or read her Hollywood ramblings at her blog.
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