In-between running to and from clients, I have been snatching a minute here and there to enjoy the beautiful weather we’ve been having. I love this time of year before the humidity arrives.
I also love summer – trips to the beach and lazy days at the pool. With two kids though, it’s not quite as easy as it once was, so being organized is key. Whether you’re hitting the pool or beach, there are some items that you can have packed ready for either venue:
While at the pool, all you need in addition to the above is a few pool toys (floats, sunken ‘treasure’), the beach requires a few more items especially if a baby is involved.
My top, top essentials are:
I take either a spray bottle, watering can, or a bucket to wash off sandy hands and feet. I love capturing the fun, so I take along a water proof camera. As there is a little more ‘stuff’ required for the beach, I swear by using a beach cart such as the Wonder Wheeler.
I also have a ‘car-stash’ of summer essentials:
Happy Summer Days!!
Annie Kilbride is the CEO of Life Simplified, LLC a professional organizing business.