It is so hard to believe that another 4th of July is upon us. Makes me sad because that means half of the boys’ Summer vacation is over already. Normally I can’t wait until the kids go back to school because they have been fighting constantly.
Not this year. Why? Because my oldest son will a senior this year. A SENIOR! How in(to borrow an English expression)bloody hell did that happen?!? So this year is bittersweet with some of the holidays. I know that he will still be home with us next July, but it will be different.
Different because we will be shopping for college. Different because I will be panicking about my baby leaving the nest. Different because this Mom cannot accept that her son is all grown up and ready to take on the world. Anyone else in that same boat?
So how are we spending this 4th of July? Well, not a wild party, not a trip anywhere, and certainly no fireworks shows. We are spending the day together as a family. What do you do when you spend a holiday at home? Read on!…