^ i took lots of pictures of melissa
^ my super awesome (and super cute) parents
^ it was only very very windy. that was actually why i mostly used my film camera, because the blowing sand was reeeaaalllly bad for my digital SLR. (after just a few minutes i was noticing grittiness on my lens.)
^ melly building the sandcastle. more precisely, the fab tunnel she dug.
^ our sandcastle. self filling moat! so awesome.