|Jay's dad came up and spent the 4th of July with us|
this year, we loved having him hanging out with us in
Cedar with my family !
|A bunch of my nieces with my sis-in-law, Donna...|
and Kolbs and Trey there in the back too!
|Kim and I grabbing a pic with dad...|
Love my dad, he's always up for spontaneous fun !
|My brothers, Nate & Ry|
|My sister, Steph, with her boyfriend|
|Kass and Bruce !! |
And me with one of my best friend's
from highschool, Kirsten.
|We like to eat at Pizza Factory after the parade|
|July 4th, we also had fun fishing in Cedar at the |
|Fishing at Cedar beach..|
these kids were making us laugh so hard with their
fishing skills !! haha
|I couldn't help snapping a pic of my handsome honey.|
I was excited thinking that his birthday was coming up in only
a couple of days !! So happy to be planning our fun
celebrating of him :)
|Fireworks with the cousins !|
|That very night (Sunday, July 5th) that we got home from our Cedar City 4th of July celebrations, we had another fun 4th of July family party up in northern Utah at my brother (Curt's) house! |
We drove straight there and ready to party !
|and...then the competitions began ! Walking the rope line...|
|Jay and Kevin being silly trying to give me their "cool" look|
|Jay and my turn|
to pull faces !
|Oh, I took the picture too late|
to catch Jay in action on the rope.
|My brother, Mike with Barbara !|
|We loved finding the cousins all up at the school hanging |
out by the end of the evening..they all love each other so much !
|On July 6th, my hubby turned 42 !|
We had fun celebrating with him that day.
My sibling's families who live up by us came over
to help eat ice cream and cake ! :)
|Jumping in to get a quick birthday picture with my sweetheart|
|Niece (Macy) helping Jay blow out candles :)|
|Sis-in-law (Sydna) and sister (Kim)|
|Jay with brothers (Curt and Mike), |
and sis-in-law (Barbara).
|Our nephew (Christian) and Niece (Kass)|
|Trey with cousin, Rachel|
|More fun nephews and niece upstairs watching a movie|
|So great for family members to come |
and party with Jay !
|We got to go see Jay's work place for the first time that |
weekend. So thankful for this good job.
Jay is so happy about this job and loves it.
|Trey having fun up with cousins at a duck pond.|
He had a couple of different summer mini-vacations to cousin's
houses and also down to Grandpa Fox's house.
|Jay and I one evening on our way out|
|A warm July evening out doing a bit of yard work.|
We stopped to catch the sunset with the camera
as it lit up the sky all of a sudden.
|crazy pretty sunsets out at our house each night|
|Kim's family invited us over|
to her place one evening. They have a fun
new fire pit for their patio
that we were able to enjoy with them.
|This girl...I can't get enough ! She makes me smile :)|
We lived with the Nielsons starting out when this little girl
was only a few months old...and then for a couple of years.
Love our Macy.
|The waterfall was so neat !|
I was getting more splashed than I expected as I crossed !
We loved this hike and will
definitely go there again.
|Jay's cousin, Devin, throws an amazing firework show in July |
every year that is such a fun party for all of us.
Here is me and my sis-in-law Amy ! :)
|Me with these pretty sis-in-laws, Amy & Tam|
|Jay and cousin, Devin Mills|
|Jay and his brother (Jim) with uncles Frank & Terry Mills.|
|Tam with cousin, Natalie|
|Jay & I with our niece, Cecily|
|Jayme sitting by cousin, Gage, and also by her date who|
one of her best friend's, Dalton.
|Trey and Rylund love|
hanging out together!
|...and THIS is the wreckage from the firework show!!!!|
Looking forward to next year's show with the Mills !!
|I am exactly 20 days younger than Jay, soooo|
at the end of July, it's time for my birthday ! ;)
Jay and the kids took me to dinner the night before.
|Also, made me a yummy birthday cake on my birthday..so yummy...and those candles are suppose to say "42" ha !|
|Jay cooked me a birthday dinner...BBQ fish, sooo good !|
|The picture is sideways...but Jayme bought me these awesome |
black shoes...and bought her some orange ones !
Then, the next night, my siblings and their families
came over to celebrate my birthday with me :)
|I have always loved to toss the football.|
Jay is fun!... we were at the park together and he snapped a couple of pics of us throwing the ball. He has always liked that I can
throw a spiral :)
|Jay catching the pretty sunset sky behind us|
|Selfie with the sun setting...but you can't see it in the pic after all|
|I got him for a pic too|
|He's still too cute...|
|We are slowly getting area by area done on our|
outside yard. This was a good project of rocks that we filled in
on the side of our house.
|Trey is so fun and he loves animals! He wants a dog too...|
but I havn't agreed to that as of yet... :)
This is Grandma Fox's (Jeannette) cat, and our cat would be jealous since Trey is our cat's best friend !
|This is at our neighbors backyard. |
Just smores with friends one late night in July.
|Jayme and Trey !|
We bowled one game normal.
Then the second game we picked paper-slips out of a bag with of weird bowling strategies..we laughed so hard at each other doing these funny bowling strategies!
|In July, Jay's friend came to town, we went to dinner.|
|We love Grandpa !|
|We have made sure to BBQ lots this|
summer again !
Jay is the king at this !
|We had fun celebrating my niece, Brooklyn's b-day in July !|