HERE ARE THE FACTS:
-My dad makes the world's best brisket. I'm not kidding. I'm not exaggerating. THE best.
-My grandma makes the best potato salad. EVER.
-The Fourth (along with Thanksgiving) is my favorite holiday.
-This year did not disappoint.
-I ate a lot. A LOT. It's tradition.
-Fireworks make me really really happy. And Texas does them right.
-I really really love my family.
Seeing these photos makes me really happy. Being with my family for my favorite holiday was really special. I'll remember it always.