Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Celebrating America

Since July 4th happened to be the same week as my family was visiting, we had to get some fireworks going.  We did a few at our house earlier in the week, and then we went over to John's parents' house on the 4th for a good old-fashioned cookout, complete with America-themed dessert and a round of badminton (John and I won, just saying).

Because I am ridiculous (and so are my nieces), I made them do some fashion blogger poses:
Delia 
Matti 

The girls loved the fireworks!  I tried to get candid shots, but I was too slow, so here are some pictures of them re-enacting their excitement when the big fireworks went off:

 


We had SO.MANY.SPARKLERS!
As you can probably tell, we had a great evening!
On the topic of my outfit - I wore pink/white/yellow instead of red/white/blue, but I did wear my crazy flag shirt during the day.

Top: Gap
Shorts: Loft

6 comments:

  1. Yay, this looks like a blast!

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  2. So fun! The girls look like they had a blast and you and your sister look so much alike!

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  3. Ohmygosh the girls are too cute haha, looks like fun!

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  4. Oh my gosh, your nieces are SO CUTE. They look so much alike, just like you and your sister!! It looks like you all had a wonderful time all together :)

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  5. This makes me miss Nebraska so much. (No fireworks in Cali, can't set the whole state on fire ya know.) :)

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