T'was our first 4th of July in California and not one invite to a BBQ... sad face! So instead of partaking in open flame chard meat we did random activities as a family: IKEA

IkeaWideFamilyWe shopped and partook of their dinning area

SophieIkea MomDAughterFunny StraightFaceRS NathantoungeIkeaNathan NatSmileWe went to the park and immediately left because if was much too hot and played indoors. We made DIY Bubble solution and watched a kiddie film.

NatFloorWe then partook of my own home baked BBQ for dinner

shortribs4thAnd watched fireworks

4thofJuly14FireworksHope everyone had a Happy 4th of July!