That all said, I've heard coral's, multi-coloured fish, & and blue tropical waters lie a few hour boat ride away.
But our beach does have sand! And kids like sand for digging. It reminded me of burrowing holes into the side of sand bars along the Columbia river before it was flooded for the Dam north of Revelstoke. Dig till you hit water!!
Charlotte didn't do too much digging, but a lot of goofing about and a little throwing of mud.
Luke digging a hole straight thru to Chi...um, I mean Canada:)