We go to the sound because it produces little or no waves. This is in contrast to the ocean side where there are pounding waves and a sharp drop-off once you wade into the water. The ocean is often too dangerous for the kids, depending on the tides and the surf. On the sound we know the kids can wade in a long way and not be in any particular danger.
Emma's favorite floatie. It's her confidence in a plastic ring.
Popi watching over his floating brigade.
"All aboard the floatie train!"
M's favorite Guinness hat is getting a bath.
Most of the crew walked across the highway to the ocean side later in the day. Little M and J wait for the surf to knock them around.
C gets chased to shore by big surf.
"Come on, guys!"