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Yesterday

Sam starting the day off by waking up the girls up after their night camping in the backyard with daddy.
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I am amazed they lasted all night.

We bought a hammock.
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We had friends over for a few fireworks, a few games and a lot of food.
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Anna lost her second baby tooth.
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I wish I had taken a picture of the food before we started devouring it. In case you're curious, here are some links to recipes I used.
Salsa
Potato Salad
Ribs and Lemon Merinque Pie recipes came from books- The Barbeque Bible and the Gentle Art of Domesticity, respectively. I highly recommend the Lemon Meringue Pie. It has like six ingredients and it has always turned out beautifully for me. See if you can find the book at your local library. The author is Jane Brocket. It also contains a superb lemon cake recipe and lots of thoughtful musing on the difference between domesticity and housework. I've recommended it before, sometime.

All in all, it was a very good day. Well worth the stack of dishes and the mess of fireworks.

Comments

balloongal said…
Oh, that sounds like a GREAT day.
Sarah Camilla said…
I do believe you are having way too much fun (much deserved) in your new piece of heaven. Thanks for sharing your delights. It makes me so happy to see success in all the many ways people find it.
Have you ever made apricot cobbler? It was a family favorite when we had an abundance of fabulous apricots.
I so want to plan a trip up to see you in person.

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