After the trash that landed on the beach last week from the storms, we were interested to see how much the beach had changed. While there is still a lot of woody debris down, the beach looks much better. I'm not worried about the wood. It will wash further up with higher tides, get buried, and get burned in bonfires.
Scuffy, the Tugboat. I'm pretty sure we had that book when I was growing up. According to Wikipedia, that was the eighth most popular kids book of all time.
Grateful Dead "Dancing" Bears. Named after Owsley "Bear" Stanley, the bands early road manager, sound man and LSD manufacturer extraordinaire, who died this past March in an automobile accident in Australia.