4th of July Ideas

Happy Thursday!  Who's ready for a long holiday weekend?  (If you're not in the United States, I apologize.  I will sleep and eat extra for you.  Like a good American.  Super thoughtful, I am.)

Nate, Ike and I have relaxation and fun on the menu.  We will do nothing productive.  It will be amazing.  

I thought I'd share a couple of quick last minute Independence day ideas.

Headed out to fireworks tonight or tomorrow?  Check out our tips on how to photograph fireworks! 

How to Photograph Fireworks

Your dog needs a festive tie.  Key word: needs.  This one whips up in less than 20 minutes.

Easy Sew Dog Tie Tutorial

Okay, if dressing your dog isn't your thing.  Maybe you could make your kid a shirt?  These shirts made my Kim {NewlyWoodwards} are Ike approved.  Always important.

Patriotic shirts {NewlyWoodwards}

This darling red, white and blue tablescape from Cassie {Primitive and Proper} is easy to recreate and would be a great addition to your festivities!  Red geraniums get me every time.

Red, White and Blue Tablescape {Primitive and Proper}

You might want to whip up one of the most mind blowing drink recipes ever, the good ol' lemon shake-up. 4 ingredients (two of which are forms of water) yet amazingly good.

Lemon Shake-Up recipe

Have fun and we'll see you all on Monday!