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A Happy Independence Day!

It was a nice July 4th here in Northern California. Yes, it was hot but we enjoyed a quiet, peaceful day.
My July 4th Menu consisted of:
Lunch: Hot dogs and potato salad
Dinner: Filet Mignon and baked potatoes cooked on the grill
Dessert: Watermelon (fresh from the garden)
Here are some pictures of our day. I've also included a couple of my older kids day back in Connecticut.

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