Due to an unexpected flat tire yesterday we were unable to complete our scheduled hike, but were determined to head out for at least the afternoon – and drag our teenager away from his computer to spend some time with us before heading off to spring break camp this week.  So we headed to Lovers Point, which is a beautiful spot in Pacific Grove.  As soon as we walked onto the sand we were immediately reminded of a little beach in Southern California that we frequented (when we lived down south), La Jolla Cove.

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A little yoga on the beach. 

Lovers Point with kids

Feeding the baby birds (who had sand covered fingers)

Picnik collage

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And as per usual, a trip to the beach isn't complete without ice-cream, but seeing as we hadn't hiked, we were 'mean' parents and made the kids walk almost a mile to Dippin' Dots and then back to the car. 

Dipping Dots Dippin Dots

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[email protected] act March 30, 2010 - 4:48 am

Love that second picture and had such a laugh at Fynn with the binoculars.

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Shannon March 30, 2010 - 9:09 am

You’re right, I also think that Lover’s Point reminds me of La Jolla Cove! My MIL said the same thing when she saw our recent photos from La Jolla (they used to live in Monterey, years ago). So lovely!! Love the photos of Flynn with his binoculars, haha!!

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Bethany March 31, 2010 - 6:30 am

Ok, so now I want to get some Dippin Dots! Your photos look straight out of a magazine!

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