the beach blanket quilt

Sep
2009
22

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Our first beach day for the season was so windy …

rough

[ this beach is usually as still as a pond - mum, who has been visiting it for 60 years, has never seen waves here! ]

It was terribly windy …

trying-to-fly-the-kite

[ we thought it would be a good day for the kite ]

It was unbelievably windy …

up-once

[ we got it up once, but the wind was screeching in from the bay and every time the kite began to rise, it would then  just spiral helplessly in circles until it became obvious ... ]

It was TOO windy to fly the kite …

the-tangle

[ mum loves a good tangle ]

But no fierce wind could dampen our enthusiasm for the newly finished beach blanket quilt!  Complete with carrying strap ..

ready-to-go

the-strap

the-velcro

It was, however, a bit tricky to get it onto the ground!

too-windy-to-lay-down

Quick Mum!  Sit on it!

quick-mum-jump-on-it

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