Long weekends are always welcomed, but there's something special about the 4th of July. When I was little, my parents would take me to the county fair and after going on all the rides and playing every carnival game, we'd head across the highway to A&W (one of the only fast food restaurants in Marin) and drink Root Beer floats while we watched the fireworks. It's been twenty years since then, but I still get positively giddy about the holiday. This weekend I can't wait to hang out with friends, grill up some good food and spend a lot of time at the beach.
Fourth of July Star Cookies
The Fourth of July has always been one of my favorite holidays. Beyond what it represents for our country, it symbolizes a brief pause in an otherwise hectic summer that slips by too quickly. It's filled with grilled corn on the cob, bare feet on warmed bricks, chilled rosé and ...read more