Life’s sometimes a beach

There is a shop at Langland Bay selling little packages of fluttering paper flags – Welsh, Scottish, English, and the Union Jack.

Seeing them last weekend, childhood memories flooded back and I had a sudden urge to buy a bucket and spade. Remembering in time that I am a little mature to be crawling around the beach patting upturned buckets, I wondered if I should take some flags home with a bucket and spade for next-door’s baby.

Ok so what if he’s only a month old and has only just managed head control? It won’t be long before he’s ready. Next time I’ll get him some. Buckets and spades and beaches are all essential for child development. No child can ever be bored on a beach…surely? Continue reading “Life’s sometimes a beach”