They did pretty good. They started stacking larger rocks. The 'beach' was more rock than sand. If it was sand, my kids can easily kill an entire afternoon.Times have changed. When I was 9-10 years old I would ride my bike to the beach (Daytona Beach) all the time. Didn’t have a ball or anybody to throw one to.
We use a 4" memory foam pad with a quilted mattress cover very much like these, although I'm not sure they are the exact ones that we have. We have found it to be quite comfortable now.And the stock bed is the worst thing I've ever laid on.
And you just spread more misinformation. Elenore Roosevelt once said, "Sailors have the cleanest bodies and the filthiest minds."Somebody misinformed you; the Navy doesn’t shower.