Friday evening found Dan and Eddie and me free to do as we pleased, with Chris off at an away game and Genny over at her friend's house. So we trotted up the street to our favorite place to do our favorite things.
Eddie did a lot of this:
Dan, eying the iffy skies and deciding against a real bike ride, got his exercise and his ocean fix at the same time. Back when he was recuperating from knee surgery a couple years ago he bought this cool attachment for his bike which makes it stationary. It's gotten a fair amount of use - we occasionally take "bike rides to nowhere" in the garage on a rainy day. So he took the setup up the street and was able to keep and eye on Eddie and the surf while he pedaled for 45 minutes (into the wind!).
I opted for leisure rather than exercise and was quite content to occupy my chair for an hour or so:
When we finally tore ourselves away and headed home, loyal Vinny was there to greet us: