We spent our Fourth with good friends, first hanging out at a family friend’s pool and then spending a semi-quiet evening at home.
Really, what more do you need? Cute kids + Beer + Good Friends + Delicious Food = Awesome.
I made the cutest cake for the Fourth of July:
Not only was it very pretty, if I do say so myself, but it was delicious, too! I actually made two of them. One full sized one, pictured, and two small ones. They were a perfect way to celebrate!
In true American celebratory spirit, I also drank a bit too much. Yesterday morning my brain was not happy with my behavior the night before and decided to take it out on my temples and eyeballs. Becoming a Mother seems to have aged me very quickly.
In other news, Alex may be the next Schwarzenegger:
…or maybe not. I don’t think Arnold ever ate his weights.