Friday, July 6, 2012

The Fourth

Celebrating a day of fireworks, good food, and relaxation. fourth And lots of looking cute, too. IMG_2335
Smiles for Big Brother.

With a wake-up time of 5:30 AM courtesy of my favorite girl, I had plenty of time to make those patriotic strawberries that were all over Pinterest. fourth2 IMG_2325 IMG_2327

We did some swimming in our redneck pool. IMG_2340 IMG_2344

Oh, and we definitely spent time inside because it was h-o-t. IMG_2348

For some reason, we thought it was a good idea to eat dinner outside. We all regretted the decision about 5 minutes into the meal. IMG_2353
Amelia frowns because the adults around her have poor decision making skills.

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And what's the Fourth without some daytime fireworks?? Because when you're dealing with toddlers who don't nap, nothing is fun after dark. Seriously, nothing. IMG_2382 IMG_2406 IMG_2411 IMG_2413
Will was waiting all day for his 'sprinklers.'  P.S. Thanks for the picture, Nadine!

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In a couple of days, we are packing up the car and heading for the beach.  When Will was 3 months old, we did a road trip to New England, and he was the perfect little traveler.  But this girl--
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Oh my. Should be interesting.

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Amelia: I'm gonna scream my head off for 4.5 hours straight.  It'll be great. IMG_2457

2 comments:

Christen Sanderson said...

Oh my...your children are just so sweet, and cute, and beautiful! Perfect combination!

Rebecca said...

I love the slide in the pool. Very creative. Are you guys melting down there? This is definetly a time of year when I am glad to be in NE. Cold fronts from Canada rule (for now). Good luck with the trip to NC!