Monday, July 8, 2013

4th of July...Pirate Style

On the 4th of July, I let the kids pick what they wanted to do for the day. They had been asking me for a couple of weeks to have a pirate-themed day and they chose to do it on the 4th. I'm not sure how pirates and celebrating our independence goes together, but it turned out to be a great day!

We made pirate hats to make our day festive.  While the paint dried, we watched the movie Hook.
After the movie, there was a knock at the door and a treasure map left for the kids. they found their treasure (supplies for s'mores) in 3 different location.

we made a yummy dinner...
pirate's punch
shrimp boil...super easy and yummy!
out-to-sea jello

We ended the day outside, eating s'mores and setting off fireworks with our neighbors. 

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