Yesterday I took the Noodle and my 9 y.o. cousin out for a few adventures, including playing at Mission Bay. When I lived here in San Diego, I rarely went to Mission Bay but now I see it is a truly great place to go with kids. Calm waters + lots of sand = happy kids.
You can't help but have sea fever here between all the Navy sightings and sailboats, not to mention the clear blue skies and windy afternoons.
by John Masefield
I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and
And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by,
And the wheel's kick and the wind's song and the white
And a grey mist on the sea's face, and a grey dawn
I must go down to the seas again, for the call of the
Is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied;
And all I ask is a windy day with the white clouds
And the flung spray and the blown spume, and the sea-
I must go down to the seas again, to the vagrant gypsy
To the gull's way and the whale's way where the wind's
like a whetted knife;
And all I ask is a merry yarn from a laughing
And quite sleep and a sweet dream when the long
You all know what I'll be doing this weekend -- driving back north through the lovely state of California. My husband is flying in tonight to help me out, isn't he the best!?! I'm a lucky gal. Sunday, I may or may not be priming the wood paneling in the new house. The big move is next Thursday.
I wish you a wonderful summer weekend!