Our 4th of July routine is quickly becoming a Vaillant family tradition! Our first stop was the Tamworth Parade, an event enjoyed by all--The Wog because they throw candy (CANDY!) from the floats, and The Doodle because of the plentitude of "wee-noo[s]" (AKA firetrucks).
Here he is, admiring a shiny red specimen...
...but only from afar. Up close, The Doodle is quite concerned:
A cute float:
The Wog and her friend Lily enjoy the parade!
Lily sits pretty. Isn't she Rockwellian?
The Wog waves at a float!
The Doodle snacked his way through the 4th of July, beginning with this tasty bagel: