Tag Archives | 4th of July

That time I won the wet tshirt contest at Carlton Landing

Internet, allow me to regale you with the Grand Tale of the 2017 Fourth of July in Carlton Landing. But first, allow me to back up a few weeks when we were sitting around the table with friends, discussing the upcoming Independence Day holiday. First, it began by everyone agreeing that we should throw an
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4th of July & other Carlton Landing shenanigans

Super late in getting this up about the 4th but didn’t want to let it pass me by. We dashed down on Saturday morning for a long weekend of fireworks, banana cream pie (OMG – I have PERFECTED it) and lazing around on the front porch. Oh, and plenty of swimming. Overall the weekend was more low-key
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Carlton Landing: Our First 4th of July

We’re home from a fantastic holiday weekend at Carlton Landing, our first 4th of July in our new house. This was the first weekend we’ve been down that hasn’t entirely been a working weekend for us. We were finally starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel in terms of getting really settled.
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Fun for the Fourth

I hope that wherever you are, you are swimming with your loved ones, eating lots of watermelon, and possibly watching fireworks.  We’re taking it easy here, and enjoying just being together. Yesterday we participated in my most favorite holiday tradition in our neighborhood – the annual 4th of July parade (see previous years here, here, 
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