The good thing is that I got the kids' red-white-and-blue shirts made in plenty of time for the festivities.
Whenever I think of things that are uniquely American, of course I think of apple pie, baseball, and all of that jazz. Maybe it was because I had the Avengers movie on the brain (hello, Captain America), or maybe it's because Sarah and Will are into all manner of caped crusaders, but I think the modern superhero is another very American thing. I know, we didn't invent the superhero, but we sure did take the concept and run with it.
So, I thought superhero shirts for the kids were in order:
|This is how our family does match-matchy.|
The rocket ship appliques are from here.
Somebody has her sassy pants on.