10 Tips for a Fun Beach Trip with Baby | Mom365 A baby carrier. Wearing your baby for beach strolls is one of parenting's finer pleasures. Sand toys. If baby is playing with toys, get baby-sized stacking pails—we like these from Melissa & Doug. 6. Go at Off-Hours. If you get to the beach before 10am or after 2pm you'll be skipping the day's most powerful rays. Bonus: You may get the beach to yourselves. Beach and Ocean Themed Sensory Play Ideas for Kids of All Ages May 22, 2015Beach And Ocean Themed Sensory Play Ideas for Kids. Last week I made her a sand and seashell washing sensory bin outside. We really had a lot of fun with it and you can read about how to set yours up here: Beach Themed Water Sensory Table for Toddlers.