Sunday, July 5, 2009

Freedom to Have Fun!



If there are two things that I love most in this life it's 1) good people and 2) good traditions. I have been blessed to be surrounded by both for just about all of my life.

This weekend, we continued a tradition that my parents started over 30 years ago. Steve and I held our 2nd annual neighborhood 4th of July Parade and flag ceremony, complete with the singing of The Star-Spangled Banner and playing of Taps. We were joined by over 125 neighbors and friends. The children were adorable all decked out in patriotic fashion. Steve closed the
gathering with a prayer.

My neighbor Theresa put together a neat video of the parade...(to see it scroll down). Thanks to everyone who made the day special and memorable!

3 comments:

  1. How fun! Tradition helps us remember. If we don't we remember, we lose sight of the good around us.

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  2. Beautiful picture...I LOVE Steve's kooky hat! You get the hat of the year award from Millie! Love ya!

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  3. Fantastic! Thanks for the link.

    The Damsel in Dis Dress
    www.mynewoldschool.com

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