Friday, July 4, 2014

Happy Independence Day


Mom is preposting this for us since the holiday is always a busy one. We hope all of you have a fun, safe, and happy day.

As we were writing this, the weather is not looking good for July 4th. Mom is still holding out hope because she loves her day at the parade, but Dog Dad is already making other plans. If the weather cooperates than Mom, Dog Dad, and one of our favorite relatives will be sitting not too far from this historical house in the shade to watch the parade. While we will miss them, we are not doing any rain dances as that will ruin the rest of the day for us, too.


In honor of Friday Flowers, Mom decided to share pictures of what her Mom always called 4th of July lilies, which are actually Day Lilies. The bright orange lilies appear all over the place right around the 4th here. Many people line their property with them and because they spread, it makes a beautiful edge for a few weeks.

16 comments:

  1. Happy 4th! Hope the rain holds off for the parade!

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  2. Happy 4th of July to you and your family. Beautiful pictures.

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  3. We hope they can go to the parade...
    OMD you are RIGHT Day Lilies DO bloom right around the 4th of July... and now that we think of it... the blossoms are sort of like the Fireworks.

    Happy Birthday AMERICA !

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  4. Happy 4th of July! Hope you all have a great weekend!

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  5. Happy 4th!!!!!! HAve a great weekend!
    ღ husky hugz ღ frum our pack at Love is being owned by a husky!

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  6. Hope the rain stays away and you get to enjoy the festivities!

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  7. Have a wonderful 4th! Hope it's a great day and weekend for you.

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  8. Have a very Happy Independence Day, we hope the weather held out!!

    Smileys!
    Dory, Jakey, Arty & Bilbo

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  9. Day lilies are so pretty. Hope your 4th has been happy and you had your parade.

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  10. hoping you had a safe and uneventful 4th!

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  11. Hope you had a wonderful 4th, and that your weather has cleared up. We had rain all day yesterday but today the sun is back, though it's quite breezy. We have a lot of those daylilies but mine aren't open yet...I always seem to be behind!
    Jan, Wag 'n Woof Pets

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  12. Happy belated 4th to you all! We love your beautiful flowers. Mommy named me, Lily, after her favorite Stargazer Lily.

    thanks for your kind words for Grandpa Bob. We REALLY appreciate all the love from our furends in Blogville.

    Hugs,
    Lily Belle & Muffin

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