The boys got to visit with their Nana and Aunt Dana for a couple of weeks, as the flew out for Eric’s dad’s west coast memorial service. We had a really special time with the family.

Baby’s first rib bone:

I took Calvin to watch the fireworks on the 4th – it was the first time he’s stayed up to see them and we didn’t know if he’d be into it or not, but he LOVED it! It was really sweet. I took some video of the fireworks just to capture his responses. The visuals suck, but it’s really cute to hear his reactions. I edited together just a little sampling, but unfortunately I missed the best stuff at the very beginning because it didn’t occur to me to use the video camera until a few minutes into the show. Still, you get a pretty good idea from this: