Your Easy 4th of July Menu

Don’t spend hours hovering over the grill and running back and forth to the stove this Fourth of July holiday! Keep reading for some fun (and more importantly, EASY) dishes that will guarantee that you get to enjoy the party this year.

There is nothing better than a Summer party, but if you feel overworked as the host, then that’s no fun at all! Don’t sweat it this year—use our easy 4th of July recipes and you will remember the party fondly, instead of recalling how you nearly lost your mind hosting it!

Who doesn’t have fond memories of Kool-Aid? I even remember using it to dye my hair in grade school! My mom made my brother and I drink skim milk at dinner, but whenever I went to a friend’s house in Summertime, I looked forward to a tall glass of Kool-aid…even if it gave us all a bright red mouth!

Kool-Aid 4th of July Pie:  Try this easy patriotic pie with strawberry Kool-aid and strawberry Cool Whip!

Just like Kool-Aid, I remember the days when a tray of Rice Krispie treats brought in for a student’s birthday were the ultimate in dessert treats. Who can resist a homemade Rice Krispie treat? That’s right, no one! Try the following recipe out for your holiday spread.

4th of July Rice Krispie Treats: This favorite cereal treat gets a patriotic makeover. To make, you will need to make three separate half batches of Rice Krispie treats.

More Great Recipes:

Berry Dessert Nachos
Red, White and Blue Slaw Salad

Grilled Corn with Herb Butter
Chilled Italian Mostaccioli Salad
Nanny’s Potato Salad
USA Flag Pizza
Chicken Kabobs with Lemon Marinade
Barbecue Salmon Filets

Easy prep recipes that you can work on in advance or that require little time to assemble are the ideal dishes for the 4th. Now go and enjoy the party!

Until next time,


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  • Charles

    Love Krispies!

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