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    I love sand!!! It's the only thing that keeps DD interested/quiet for over an hour!!! the mess is worth the me time haha

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    I don't really Care about sand. I have a few friends who hate it and go to crazy lengths to avoid it.

    As long as the kids have had fun its all that matters. Better to be sand than dirt I say!

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    Our house is 5 minutes drive from the beach, I love sand

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    I dream of a house right on the beach full of sand.

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    Ugh I hate it too. The texture freaks me out, and I really don't like touching it.. so you can imagine what happens to all the sand that ends up in my car from the boys' boots after a day at daycare. (Yeah, it's starting to pile up.. my car is like a portable beach atm)

    Plus I also have to put up with all the kids at school trekking it into my classroom after play and lunch.. and they don't wash their hands and their hands have that gritty sandy, dirty feel.. *shudders* UGH!

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    I dream of a house right on the beach full of sand.
    Me too! I miss living on the beach.. These days instead of sweeping sand im sweeping red dust :/

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    Me too! I miss living on the beach.. These days instead of sweeping sand im sweeping red dust :/

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    Sand on the floor and salt spray on the windows. Bliss.

    I can imagine red dust doesn't quite cut it.

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    My Mum just said today she might buy my kids a sandpit for christmas and straight away I said "oh god, please dont. I couldnt stand sand being trekked all through the house and in their hair and clothes".

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    I hate hate hate it as well but i live on the beach and i so kindy installed a sandpit for my darling children. they only play in it when someone else is playing with them cause i hate it lol. i strip them off and put them straight in the shower after playing in it.

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    I love the beach ... but hate the sandpit that comes home in DD2's shoes/pockets and undies from daycare. DS is no better with the bark from the playground at school, he has it all through his shoes and black under his nails everyday.


 

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