Celebrating the 4th of July {pictures from the party}

by | Jul 6, 2012 | July 4th | 4 comments

It was a lovely evening, filled with great friends, delicious food and desserts, a special prayer for our government before dinner, and fireworks.  I hope you all had a very happy 4th of July too! 

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  1. Amy

    The picture of your daughter holding the flag in front of the playground shouts "America". Beautiful.

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  2. barb

    What a beautiful day and a lovely family. I am so blessed to have discovered your blog. I don't have a blog myself but we are a Catholic family and we have 4 children. 8, 6, 4, and 1. We live in Canada. Thanks for sharing your life with us!!

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  3. Poussy Stitches My Love

    Hello s it I went to make my pilgrimage ARS, I bought you for memories I put them in the mail Monday, it will take a week to get your little package …. friendships, marylin of FRANCE
    Ps: I send you mail a photo of the package …. @ soon

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  4. Allison

    Your photos are gorgeous as ever! Love the sparkler ones especially. I also admire the way you set up everything so nicely for the buffet. That's a lot of work and you are making special memories for your family and friends. Thanks for sharing, Jessica.

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