Saturday, July 4, 2009

Happy Fourth of July!

We had a fun and full day celebrating America's independence. Hope you did too!


A reluctant parade-goer...

...who eventually enjoyed the festivities

Community parade

Hockey Boy and friends

Post-parade fun

Dots and I made large and small versions of the Barefoot Contessa's Fourth of July cake

Finished cake!

Smaller cake for homebound neighbors

Evening fireworks provided the perfect ending to our day of celebration


Hopsy said...

Happy 4th of July! I am glad you all enjoyed the parade and your cake turned out fabulous! How kind to make one for your homebound neighbors too!

Linda@ Lime in the Coconut said...

Oh it looks like you had a wonderful fourth!

Happy fifth! Hee.

Laura said...

Yum! That cakes looks delicious! :) Happy Fourth of July!

KK said...

Those cakes look DELICIOUS!!!

JoAnn said...

I never knew anyone who actually made on of those cakes, but I am not at all surprised that you did! Looked great


Maggie said...

Sounds like a great day! Thanks for your sweet comment on my blog.

Ruby's Fairy Godmother said...

You and your family are so thoughtful and sweet. I hope you had a wonderful holiday!

Tickled Pink And Green said...

This is the first year in ages that I've missed that after-party in Goar Park. I was home packing for our trip. Robert & the girls went and I have some funny pics of BabyGirl I'm going to post. At one point she got so tired of waiting for the parade to reach her that she went and lay down in the middle of the street.