I can't remember a 4th of July in recent years where it was cool enough to sit outside. Usually it's 100 degrees outside and so muggy that you immediately stick to whatever surface your bare skin is touching. I hate having to peel my legs off my chair on a hot summer day. But this year, the weather was perfect. It was warm, but not too warm, and there was a nice breeze a-blowing.
here) and made some tissue "sparklers" since we didn't have any real fireworks. They turned out to be pretty fun as Nicole and I did what appears to be an interpretive dance with them...
We had such a blast with some of our favorite people. You guys are the best! It was a great day, and a good reminder as to how lucky we are to live in this beautiful country. I know it's not perfect, and I take a lot for granted, but on days like this it's nice to stop for a minute and think about how fortunate we are.
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