sand |sand|noun a loose granular substance, typically pale yellowish brown, resulting from theerosion of siliceous and other rocks and forming a major constituent of beaches,riverbeds, the seabed, and deserts. He is not a big fan of the ocean or the waves, but he loves the sand. Samuel has just begun to learn how to walk and although it took us quite a […]


tootsie |ˈtoŏtsē| (also tootsy)noun ( pl. -sies) informal  a person’s foot. After an fun afternoon at the beach spent snacking, surfing, and snoozing, Natalie attempted to put her son’s “tootsies” in the ocean water. He was having none of it. Brrrrrrrr, way too cold. Fortunately it made for some funny and adorable photos.    


wave |wāv| noun a long body of water curling into an arched form and breaking on the shore It was a chilly morning but a bit of wind didn’t stop me from meeting my friends Natalie and Baby Rachel out in Seal Beach this morning. The ladies entered what I thought would be frigid water to […]