Although the weather is becoming more and more Winter like, last Saturday we decided to make the most of a rare Saturday off for Ollie and we set out for some fresh air and fish and chips in Skegness.
Now since Skegness is our nearest coast it seems strange that we have never visited it as a couple nor have we thought to take Joshua there. Bethany was lucky to have family on her Dad’s side nearby so visited several times a month when she was younger.
We walked round the shops, we visited some fudge stalls, Joshua got some new trainers and we visited Chip Pan Alley for some delicious Fish and Chips and we even managed to squeeze in some time on the 2p machines in the arcades .. although we didn’t win.
The best bit of the day by far was sitting on that beach and watching Joshua dig in the sand and run round with the breeze in his hair.
It may of been the end of October but by goodness it was such a lovely day the weather was lovely and calm and there was not a single drop of rain.
There really is nothing like sitting on a beach while the wind skims your face and blows all those cares and worries away, all the while watching a toddlers face of pure joy with his bucket and spade and a whole empty beach to himself!
Now if only life didn’t get in the way quite so much maybe we would get more time to go to the beach! … if only