Craigslist Find: Skimboard

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Even though it was blowing something like 20 mph, we had to hit the beach for a bit to tryout the new skim board. Nate found one from an older surfer (1960’s Santa Cruz Native).

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The idea is that you wait for just the right amount of water, run, jump, and ride.

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I said the word WET SUIT 146 times.  They were brave. They were strong. They were freezing and numb from the waist down.

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I get to watch birds surf and boys be silly.

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hmmm. If I swim to this side, and throw the board to the east, I can slide down the sand slope into this pool of water.

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That happened about 3 times, and then they were ready to go home.

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I brought along my book for the hour we were there.

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In between watching amazingly beautiful sea green waves.

Being the mom of boys – is always an adventure.

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The Transparent Thoughts of an Unschooling Family of Boys - Answering the question - What DO you DO all day?
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