Thursday, August 09, 2012

Sandy Beach Toes, Dontcha Know


Background: My new blog-buddy Nicole (and some of her blog buddies) do up a "What To Wear" post every second Thursday. And I thought I would play along. The theme this week is "What to Wear to the Beach". And thank heavens I have been to the beach lately! Actually, when I really went and thought about it - which is a rarity for me - I realized I've been to lots of beaches lately!? What!? But you get sweet Pacific Coast beach today, my friends. Enjoy!

 My must haves at the beach (today) are:
- hat & shades to protect all my sensitive bits from the sun & wind
-  comfy shorts, comfy and fluorescent tee, sweater (for northern Pacific Ocean beaches specifically)
- shovel & pails


For the making of epic sandcastles.


This one was legendary.


I mostly find swimming in the water at beaches yuck-tastic. So no swim suit for me. Wading is always a YES though. I love love lurve the feel of the waves splashing up around my feet. Even if the water is fricken icy cold, which this particular point of ocean definitely has as a selling feature.

Oh, and since there are others playing along...

later loves

5 comments:

  1. cute outfit! i definitely did the non bathing suit route too!

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  2. I like that you were actually near a beach haha. And that sandcastle is indeed legendary!

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  3. Cute hat lady! I'm jealous that you had actual sand to hang out in. I haven't touched any since Canada Day when I was in Kelowna. I'm now longing for the sensation of it between my toes.

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  4. Whoa, looks like you had lots of fun! That's one cool sand castle. Also, cute hat :)

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  5. Oooh the second I saw the backdrop I went "Oh! Looks like home!" and then I saw it was a northwest beach. Go figure :-) Cute outfit--I love that shade of pink. It looks really nice on you!

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