Independence Day came and went and brought lots of stuff with it.
in the backyard that I grew up in:
And then eating some more, like (farm-fresh egg) flag cakes and yellow watermelons:
Then on the way home, we wound up stuck on the side of interstate in the rain:
But then finally the tow truck came:
and the boys and I got to eat (the surprise best) Mexican food while hubby went to rent a car for us to finish our journey.