"Gypsy gold does not chink and glitter. It gleams in the sun and neighs in the dark."

~ Saying of the Gladdagh Gypsies of Galway

Tuesday, July 5, 2011


I love the 4th of July....almost as much as Halloween ... But not quite that much!
Continuing with our annual picnic from the weekend, here are some AWESOME shots my sister got on her camera of the fireworks.

This first photo is one I took and altered...but the rest of the gorgeous ones are compliments of my sister! Enjoy.

You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. You may think you have overeaten, but it is patriotism. ~Erma Bombeck


Jill said...

Great picutres. I really love the first one that you altered! Erma always got it right!

Unknown said...

I love that quote

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Anonymous said...

I'm running way behind on blog commenting. Hope you had a wonderful 4th. Love your fireworks photos.