Tag Archive | "4th of July"

Patriotic Punch

Friday, June 27, 2014

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The bright colors of the festive ice stars and the whole {stars and stripes} punch ensemble will add some fireworks to your 4th of July celebration.

4th of July Sparkler Burgers

Sunday, June 22, 2014


Transform your cheeseburgers or anything else sweet or savory into a festive 4th of July centerpiece with #4 or star-shaped sparkler candles.

Patriotic Pound Cake Pops

Sunday, June 9, 2013


With a pound cake star, whipped cream frosting and strawberries or an assortment of berries, these patriotic pops are like a deconstructed {straw}berry shortcake.

Patriotic Pop-Tarts

Thursday, June 28, 2012


Patriotic Pop-Tarts are the perfect 4th of July treat. Raspberry jam "stripes" and blueberry "stars" give natural color to these little American flag hand pies.

4th of July Cake

Monday, July 4, 2011

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Happy 4th of July! Simply serve the cake of your choice with blueberries, strawberries and homemade whipped cream for an easy and festive red, white and blue dessert. I used an angel food cake because it is light and perfect for the heat of the summer.

Stars and Stripes Rice Krispie Treats

Saturday, July 2, 2011


Rice Krispie Treats are great for summer parties, barbeques and potlucks because they are quick, easy and always a crowd-pleaser. For the 4th of July I added red and blue M&M's for a fun red, white and blue treat. I cut them into stars and flags to fit the theme.

Patriotic Parfait

Friday, July 1, 2011


Parfait, French for "perfect," is traditionally a French dessert. In the United States it has transitioned into a healthy and filling breakfast or snack, typically made with yogurt, granola and berries. In the spirit of the 4th of July I layered strawberry, vanilla and blueberry yogurts with homemade granola to create a festive red, white and blue breakfast.

4th of July Popsicles

Sunday, June 26, 2011


Homemade French vanilla ice cream, a raspberry-strawberry puree and whole blueberries unite to make a patriotic Popsicle, perfect for your 4th of July celebrations. The Rocket pops of my childhood were the inspiration behind these red, white and blue treats but my take on them is a little bit more wholesome with the addition of homemade ice cream and blueberries, raspberries and strawberries instead of sugary colored juices .

4th of July Pancakes

Sunday, July 4, 2010


For an easy 4th of July breakfast, top the pancakes of your choice with strawberries, homemade whipped cream and blueberries for a red, white and blue treat.

Red, White and Blue Strawberries

Thursday, July 1, 2010


Red, white and blue strawberries are a simple yet festive way to celebrate the 4th of July. Let the whole family help make them.

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