Fresh & Fun 4th of July Ideas We Love!

Can you believe the 4th of July is almost here? AAAH! It always sneaks up on me. I’m so excited to celebrate America with friends and family. I’ve been loving this holiday on Pizzazzerie for years (see here and here and oh wait, here too!). These ideas, however, are my new favorites…

4th of july ice cream cone printable wrappers

Printable Ice Cream Cone Wrappers?! Perfect for the 4th (also considering July is National Ice Cream Month!!) {via Chickabug}

4th of July Layered Salad

How fresh + fabulous is this salad with star shaped watermelon? Obsessed. {via Yummy Mummy Kitchen}

Free 4th of July Printables

These 4th of July Printables have an awesome vintage feel to them! {via 36th Avenue}

Cute red, white, and blue popsicle cakes

These red, white, and blue popsicle cakes remind us of our favorite Bomp Pops! {via Studio DIY}

4th of July ICE - freeze berries in ice cube trays

Cool off with these berry ice drinks! FREEZE berries into ice cube trays! {via Mom.me}

4th of July Pancake BreakfastStar-shaped pancakes for breakfast on the 4th?! Absolutely! {via Mom.me}

 

Fourth of July Party Snacks

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With the 4th of July right around the corner, you might be looking for simple but tasty snack ideas for your family and friends! I’m super excited about the new flavor of CRACKER JACK® popcorn – Chocolate & Caramel! It’s so yummy, and it’s perfectly fitting for those summer snack moments because it requires no prep – buy a bag, pour in a festive bowl and you’re ready to enjoy! Chocolate + … { Continue Reading }

Easy 4th of July Sparkler Cake!

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With the 4th of July coming up, you might be getting ready to entertain quite a crowd! Or maybe you're headed to a neighborhood party, family function, or other patriotic soiree and need to take a treat for the group. Do not stress! This easy cake to the rescue! Look how festive and fun this 4th of July cake looks! I always love a simple, delicious idea that is great for a group. Gotta love … { Continue Reading }

The Perfect 4th of July Cocktail!

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The PERFECT 4th of July Cocktail! Blueberry Coconut Sparkler!

So my brother (who happens to be the blogger behind the fabulous Spiced) was in town to meet Blakely a week ago, and so we had to take a little time to create some delicious recipes! Behold, the perfect 4th of July cocktail: The Blueberry Coconut Sparkler! We sipped on this in style all day long. RUN get these ingredients for your 4th of July party, y'all! SO GOOD! ***CLICK HERE FOR THE RECIPE on … { Continue Reading }

Red, White & Blue Memorial Day Party Ideas!

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It's RED, WHITE, & BLUE season y'all! I love entertaining in patriotic colors from Memorial Day all the way to the 4th of July. It's fabulously festive and perfect for summer. What entertaining shouldn't be is stressful! I'm sharing my top 5 ways to entertain - effortlessly - this Memorial Day weekend! Enjoy the weather, family, friends, and freedom! See my ideas over on … { Continue Reading }

4th of July Appetizer Recipe: Chips & Cheese Dip!

4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip

How are you going to celebrate the 4th of July? I'm super excited to celebrate with good friends and delicious foods. Here is my new favorite cheese dip recipe that is perfect for Independence Day Entertaining! Make it ahead of time (I recommend a double batch - it's popular!) and warm it up for the 4th. As you might have seen, I've been working with Cracker Barrel Cheese so I used the Vermont … { Continue Reading }

{Recipe} Patriotic Strawberry Pies!

Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!
Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!
Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!

Summer brings with it lots of patriotic celebrations from Memorial Day and July 4th to wrapping up the season with Labor Day! I wanted to share a simple + sweet recipe for strawberry pies, patriotic style! They're perfect for a casual family dinner or cute enough for a big BBQ bash! You can personalize them (blueberries would be a great blue alternative) or keep with the recipe below. Either way, … { Continue Reading }

Host a Patriotic Picnic Party!

Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration
Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration
Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration

Time to celebrate summer with a picnic - PATRIOTIC style! From Memorial to Labor Day and July 4th in between, there are lots of reasons to have some super cute red, white + blue picnic ideas to have tucked away for summer celebrations. This party feature submitted by Kylie Jenkins makes me want to run out and plan a picnic-style party right now! We're finally enjoying warmer weather! Kyle entered … { Continue Reading }

July 4th Party Ideas!

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Hi, ya'll! I'm back from my honeymoon and so excited to share some July 4th party ideas with you! I hope you enjoyed the guests posts last week! TOMORROW is the big red, white, + blue day! How are you going to celebrate? It's hot down south but that won't stop us from celebrating in style. I'm excited to share some of my absolute favorite July 4th party ideas! For more pictures of the nautical … { Continue Reading }

Red, White + Blue: Declaration of Independence Party!

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Who is ready for some red, white, + blue inspiration? I love this Declaration of Independence Party from Jennifer of Double The Fun Parties! The theme is educational for kids while still festive and fun for all. July 4th is such a fabulous time to enjoy some delicious treats, spend time with friends and family, and of course - break out the SPARKLERS (my fave part of the night). Jennifer even … { Continue Reading }