Dinner at the beach

You know those days where nothing goes quite right?
We had one of those days today,
so when Anthony came out of the studio this afternoon & saw everyone (including Mama) in tears,
we decided that it was about time to make this day a good day.
We packed a picnic & went down to the beach.

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We had our dinner, played in the water, fell asleep, had some strawberries,
found some stones, went swimming, ate some sand (George, mostly ..)

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We chased some waves, the waves chased us,

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it really was a lovely day.

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I often forget how simple things can turn a whole day around,
how having ice cream for breakfast will make a day a memory, (not that I’d ever do that..aehm…)
or how to just get out & have a picnic can easily change everyone’s mood for the better.
I will ( try to ) remember that more often.

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For now, I better get these two bathed..
Have a lovely day,

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4 Responses to Dinner at the beach

  1. I’m so glad you have a beach to go to! And to help turn your day around!! :-)

  2. Breeder says:

    What a great dinner you guys had!

    In my experience, Daddy’s are wonderful for turning the Day around. Right after E baby was born, a simple trip to Target ended in tears for both me and the Bear. My husband just threw up his hands and proclaimed, “Who wants milkshakes?!” :) It worked.

    Glad your day got turned around for the better.

  3. la dayna says:

    That’s so sweet! I’m so glad you have such a perfect little family and 2 amazingly handsome kids!

  4. Joanne says:

    what a fantastic day you had in the end. We all forget the simple things in life can be the best.

    joanne