... although they'll happily take a break when cans of drink and chips are in the offing ...
... except the littlest boy, who never seems to stay still. Today he cavorted madly around the sandcastle ruins, ran thigh-high into the waves and nearly drowned himself, raced around the park, then pelted full speed after seagulls, hoping to catch one.
In short, he had a marvellous morning on the beach.
(I think I could have simply bought Boo several Spiderman suits, and no other clothing would have been necessary this year!)