The 4th of July is almost here! Are you looking for some easy crafts and recipes to celebrate? I've got you covered.
These 10 ideas are all simple and festive, perfect for a fun day with friends or family and at the bottom of this post, you'll find more wonderful ideas and inspiration from the rest of the Thrifty Style Team so let's get started.
First up, some 4th of July Recipes
This easy Red, White, and Blue Patriotic Poke Cake is a great addition to any 4th of July Celebration or summer picnic!
Firecracker Cupcakes - such a fun dessert and so easy to make!
It's time for some grilling and what better to serve than a crowd-pleasing (or family-pleasing) Grilled Texas-Style Flank Steak.
Grandma's old-fashioned red hot and blue potato salad recipe is made with red potatoes, onions, celery, hard boiled eggs, and mayonnaise.
Homemade Corn Dogs are the perfect food for a summer get together! Served on a stick, they're easy to eat while visiting with friends.
Now, for Some Thrifty and Crafty Inspiration
Learn How To Make A Perfectly Patriotic American Flag Wreath with this easy tutorial.
How to dye rice for a simple summer centerpiece!
Add flags to a vintage bean pot for a pretty display.
This is such a fun craft to make with kids - when my youngest was a little guy he had so much fun with this confetti popper!
Over 70 Ideas for Summer Celebrations
And now, for shares from the rest of the team. If you check out each link below, you'll have over 70 ideas for Summer Celebrations!
Redhead Can Decorate - 10 Simple Summer Picnic Party Ideas
Our Crafty Mom - 21 Quick & Easy 4th of July Decorations
I Should Be Mopping the Floor - Easy Firecracker Craft
The How-To Home - 10 Easy Crafts and Recipes for the 4th of July
The Tattered Pew - 5 Thrifty and Simple Patriotic Decorating Ideas for Summer
DIY Beautify - 5 Summer Picnic Recipes the Whole Family will Love
2 Bees in a Pod - 9 Patriotic Décor Ideas
Cottage on Bunker Hill - My Favorite Summer Project Ideas
Postcards from the Ridge - How to Make Everyday Items Look Patriotic
Amy Sadler - Fourth of July Home Décor Ideas Using Fabric Scraps
My Family Thyme - How to Stencil an Outdoor Mat
Vinyet Etc - Vintage Inspired Wreath for Canada Day