Sunday Snapshot — Home again, home again!!

Wishing everyone a safe and happy 4th of July holiday!!


  1. I actually teared up when I saw this. That picture of your little girls face is such a image of joy! How wonderful to have it in a picture!

  2. MaryAnne says

    What a happy reunion! Love your top, too =)

  3. An Almost Unschooling Mom says

    Very sweet! Happy Independence Day πŸ™‚

  4. Raising a Happy Child says

    Love the reunion! Have a happy 4th of July!

  5. What beautiful photos. That just melts my heart. I think it would pull at the heart strings of every mother. Thanks for making me smile.

  6. I don't even know you guys and I am sitting here crying. What beautiful pictures πŸ™‚ She's so happy to have Mommy home!

  7. Wonder Mom says

    "Reunions" are the best!

  8. Valerie @ Frugal Family Fun Blog says

    @ brookie — Awwww… I was feeling so lucky to have such a great homecoming! I'm soooo thankful Mark snapped some photos!! πŸ™‚

  9. Valerie @ Frugal Family Fun Blog says

    @ MaryAnne — It was a thrift store find! Can you believe it?? It's one of my fav tops! πŸ™‚

  10. Valerie @ Frugal Family Fun Blog says

    @ LJ — I love knowing that it made you smile!!! Hope you had a great weekend! I'm so happy to be home!!

    @ Ricki — That's so sweet!!! I feel like I know you, even though I haven't met you yet! πŸ™‚ Don't you just love blogs??

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    What lovely and sweet photos you have. It really made me teary eyed. I hope I could also spend much more time with my little angel. Happy reunion. =)

  12. Night Owl Mama says

    It's moments like that you always wish you had pictures. I'm glad someone snapped those for you! I love the last pic. Sweet. Enjoy those babies. I'm sure you missed them.

  13. I'm with the rest of the people on here—had a little 'heart explode-ish' moment scrolling down my email here. πŸ™‚
    I've had these run & hug reunions w/my kiddos before, but they are rarely captured w/pics…yay to your husband!!!! Especially for such a great, hard-working Mama like you—I read your emails every day, you are awesome!!
    Happy reunion!! Awesome post. πŸ˜€

  14. I almost cried looking at those photos. So sweet!

  15. Home is the best place on earth!
    Your such a fantastic mom!
    I hope you had a great 4th of July!

  16. best travel speakers says

    Wow! this kid so sweet and smart. the background of this photo very nice and green like as forest .Your family really a happy family .I like your family.

  17. Artistmama says

    Such a beautiful homecoming. I am so tearing up!


  18. Beautiful! Love it!

  19. Aww! priceless moments!

  20. Just Breathe says

    Awww……..there's no place like home πŸ™‚

  21. Katie's Nesting Spot says

    These are wonderful Valerie! I love the expression of sheer happiness on Emily's face. I know the visit was wonderful but this looks pretty great too☺