So far this summer I have been eaten alive by mosquitoes, burned 4 times and suffered from dehydration. I think it is clear that I am not doing something right. Over the last few years I have noticed tons of great tips on how to defeat some of life's curve balls, with the help of life hacks.

The following are some fun life hacks that everyone should try this summer. Whether you are at the river, camping or just throwing a BBQ in your backyard.