Happy 4th of July

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So my dad came to visit and I was off for 5 days. We were really busy and did a lot of stuff but I’m just going to hit the highlights and show off the best pictures.

Wednesday I grilled a couple beer can chickens and we had a feast.

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Pops and Annie helped put the girls to bed.

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On the 4th before the day got started we took a few pictures in our red white and blue.

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We headed to my uncles farm and checked out an abandoned grave yard.

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Bean found a lily

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The kids spent an amazing amount of time on the trampoline.

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My uncle grilled up some great food.

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and I helped

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we made 20 lbs of potatoes worth of homemade chips

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My brother helped the kids with some fireworks

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My grandma came out to see everyone

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The ducks did not mind the fireworks at all.

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We took pictures of the Prewitts

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lots of pictures

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seriously a lot of pictures

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Peanut loved the fireworks

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Pumpkin loved the sparklers

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Drake was exhausted but stuck it out.

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We all snuggled up on a blanket to watch the big fireworks.

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Pumpkin and an artistic sparkler

We took it easy most of the next day and looked good doing it.

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We spent some time visiting and hanging in the pool and eating grilled duck.  The next day we visited the farmstead.

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We fed some baby goats

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The kids all had fun

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Bean really liked the cows

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Pumpkin was a manic behind the wheel of a tractor

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We also fed the big goats.

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Later on we did some shopping then I cooked up a big pork butt and we had tacos and then a little pre-birthday for Peanut.

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After pops left we had a normal Sunday. Bike rides

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and pool fun

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