4th of July Recipes – Red White and Blue Jello

  while i originally made this Jell-O for our Avengers Party - i quickly realized how totally perfect it would as one of my 4th of july recipes! using red and blue Jell-O with coconut jello (homemade) you can make this adorable red white and blue jello dessert! your guests will LOVE it! it probably feels like a lot of steps, and a lot of time,  but if you plan to make it on a day you are home, … [Read more...]

Quick Pickled Cucumber Salad with Dill

this is one of my favorite summer time recipes! quick, fresh, cold, and delicious. i make it the way my mom did - with dill. i have seen several versions of this salad around the web but this is the way i like mine! this quick pickled cucumber salad will have you ready for summer entertaining or to just sit on your porch and relax! it is a staple at our backyard BBQ's and one of the first dishes i … [Read more...]

4th of July Macarons – American Flag French Macarons

4th of july macarons - american flag recipe | tutorial | template these are one of my FAVORITE macarons from my book Gourmet French Macarons - i love them SO much i am sharing them with you today along with the recipe & tutorial from the book. i have edited it down a bit - the book has WAY more tips and tricks than shown here - but this should be enough to give you success with this recipe … [Read more...]

{real life} 4th of july

{4th of july} happy birthday america! happy 4th of july! i hope you had a cool and refresing holiday with your families! we spent the holiday with friends at a 4th of july breakfast and then went to the pool where my daughter learned to swim for the first time! ...all she needed was some goggles.... i wish i knew that for this last month i have been trying to teach her!!!... then it was a … [Read more...]

{ROUND UP} 4th of july party ideas

{ROUND UP} 4th of July Party Ideas the 4th of july is just around the corner and i'm sure you know how much i love this holiday! here is a round up of some great 4th of july party ideas from some of the most talented bloggers i know! there are parties and tutorials for every style of 4th of july party you can think of - with ideas for kids and … [Read more...]

{tutorial} how to make layered drinks for the 4th of july

how to make layered drinks for the 4th of july! how fun are these layerd drinks? i love them and finaly decided it was time i made some! these layered drinks are super easy  and everyone will LOVE them i made them for my 4ht of july shoot for bird's party magazine summer issue here's how to make layered drinks - 1. gather drinks for varying colors and sugar content {check the label … [Read more...]

{parties by Creative Juice} 4th of july party

this awesome 4th of july party was what i styled for the summer issue of bird's party magazine! i thought it was about time i posted it since 4ht of july is right around the corner! click HERE to see the issue our party can be found on pages 22-29 4th of july party  the fourth of july is one of my favorite holidays! i was so excited to style this 4th of july party for the magazine! i … [Read more...]

4th of july mini cakes

I received this pan set from a friend from fat daddios  (3 tier mini cake)  and thought to myself…what could i do with it? It looks like a mini wedding cake... I could frost it, fondant it, maybe dip it in chocolate? Than BAM inspiration hits! I came up with this fun festive Red, White, and Blue mini cake (inspired by i am baker) for the Fabulous Fourth. Find the frosting recipe I used here As … [Read more...]

{MY PARTIES} 4th of july party

{MY PARTIES} 4th of july party   my 4th of july party hope this inspires your next party on the 4th! {& there are FREE printables!}   my inspiration came from these blogs: Tomkat Studio(no surprise there.. i used her free 4th of july printable) Landee See, Landee do (a regular contributor to i heart naptime) & nifty thrifty things's great banner(check her blog out- … [Read more...]

4th of july dipped strawberries

4th of july dipped strawberries having a 4th of july party? these are an adorable side - and super yummy! happy entertaining mindy starr … [Read more...]

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