Packing and unpacking aren't exactly top of our list of favorite ways to spend our days. Except of course if we're headed to the beach.
Say "beach" and we are dragging out that old beat-up bag and shoving stuff into with glee!
(We're still not so thrilled with unpacking it at the end of the outing, especially as the sand spills everywhere, but by then we're all so sun-tired and cheery that we can't much manage to care!)
In that flurry of getting out the door, be sure you haven't forgotten:
Happy beaching—we'll see you at the shore!
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