Stars & Stripes: Happy Birthday America!!

I'd like to think of myself as a patriotic person.  I live in an amazing country where I have the freedom to be whomever I wish to be, speak what I want to speak, and do as I want to do.  While we are still growing as a nation & have many issues that need to be fixed (laws, rights & all), I am so blessed to live in a place where we personal freedoms (which we tend to be take lightly).  Thanks to our fore fathers, and the many American soldiers (who've sacrificed/and still sacrificing), I live in a nation where anything is possible, "The American Dream".  On that note, I'd like to wish America Happy Birthday, and I'm so proud to be an American!!


I hope all my friends are having a great Fourth of July, celebrations and all!  I'll be at the lake with friends, Donna & Jimmy (and their family).  They are the best!!  What will you be doing to celebrate?  Any traditions that you will be keeping to celebrate?  Enjoy these hodge podge of photos that are Americana!


Enjoy these random images of our patriotic colors!!

Pinterest via Benjamin Moore

I love this red, blue and white chevron patterned rug (Asan Indigo) by The Rug Company.

The Rug Company

Create interest on your stair risers.

Serena & Lily


Blue and white tableware.

Hermes via Pinterest

A little Patriotic decor.

Pinterest via Benjamin Moore

Berry Trifle


Adorable boys room or guest bedroom.



Flag Cake.

Ina Garten

Shades of Light 16-inch Ikat Batik Drum Shade in Blue.

Shades of Light




Lovely designer that I follow on Twitter, Meredith Heron.

Meredith Heron

Americana wreath



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