It's the simple things in life which create the greatest moments of joy. This was reinforced to me again this week when we visited two different environments.
The first was the shopping centre (which of course included a toy section overflowing with plastic merchandise and untold advertising signs all demanding attention).
The second was the beach at sunset.
Guess which one was more enjoyable. (Hint: it wasn't the shopping centre!).
While I greatly appreciate the wide variety of educational equipment and toys that are available today, they all pale in comparison with the simple things in life such as playing in sand and water!
And the best thing about the simple things in life, they're often free!
Where do you enjoy hanging out with your children?
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