Jason Trawick, Britney Spears and sons Jayden and Preston
Courtesy Britney Spears
07/05/2012 at 09:00 AM EDT
She's been working hard and traveling the country in her latest role as X Factor
judge – but on July 4th, Britney Spears
enjoyed some much-needed R&R.
The singer decamped to Hawaii for a vacation with fiancé Jason Trawick and her boys, Preston, 6, and Jayden, 5.
"Happy 4th of July from the Aloha State," she Tweeted
early Thursday morning, along with the sweet family photo.
Spears, 30, has also been documenting her travels with her fellow X Factor
judges. She recently Tweeted
a fun picture of her with L.A. Reid, writing, "We become a little more BFF every single day..."
As for her performance on the show, Simon Cowell
, who calls her "shy," says Spears
has really stepped up and is thriving. "She's taken the role really seriously," he recently said.