What exactly does “dog days of summer” even mean? Turns out it is the hot, sultry days of summer when Sirius, the Dog Star, rises around the same time as our sun. In ancient times, it was thought of as a time of bad luck and drought. Apparently, all this humidity made us cranky even back then! Nowadays, the term is used more often to describe the end of summertime.
This summer has been one for the books, unlike any we’ve seen and hopefully ever will see. Taking a little tour of The Shoppe, I found these beauties that might help tell a few stories about your favorite summer memories:
Are you sharing your summer pages with us in The Gallery?