Thursday, July 11, 2013

The 4th of July!

Last 4th of July our family was on vacation in San Francisco {which was fabulous!},
but I gotta say I absolutely love being in Provo for the 4th.

There is such a quant small-town feel to all of the festivities that go on
from the parade to the cute shops set up downtown with smells of food filling the air &
all sorts of things to look at and buy, to then the Stadium of Fire--Provo knows how to
put on an awesome celebration!

This year we did it all! We started our morning off with the parade downtown.
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My sister-in-laws and I headed downtown for some shopping and eating of course.
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The spread at our family BBQ...mmmm everything was delish.
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Could my niece be any cuter? I think not!
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My niece is an independence day girl, so of course we celebrated her big day as well. That cake above was so good, my brother made it from scratch.
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At the Stadium of Fire, we were excited for some Kelly Clarkson and Michael was not shy about his crush for Carly Rae.
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Fireworks are the best finale to any party in my opinion! Hope everyone had a great 4th too!
So grateful for this great nation I live in.

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