Fun July 4th Dessert: Berry Flag Tart

The star of your patriotic menu will be this flag-shape dessert featuring bright red raspberries, tart blueberries, and dough cut in stripes and star shapes. Despite the masterpiece finish, it's actually quite simple to make.

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Easy 4th of July Decorations

Decorate your home in the spirit of Independence Day with our red, white, and blue 4th of July decorations. From flags to fireworks, these easy decorations cover every July 4th theme you can think of -- and they're cute to boot.

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Our Favorite July 4th Recipes

Take the guesswork out of creating a delicious spread of 4th of July food. Our July 4th entrees (hot dogs! ribs!), drinks (punch! sangria!), side dishes (fruit and pasta salads!), and desserts (mmm, pie) make organizing a patriotic potluck a breeze.

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Festive July 4th Desserts

Celebrate Independence Day with these festive 4th of July desserts! With star-shape scones and piecrusts, tempting tarts, colorful shakes, and fresh berries, these recipes for 4th of July desserts are sure to stand out at your patriotic celebration.

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Easy 4th of July Party Ideas

Gather your friends and use these patriotic decorating, entertaining, and recipe ideas for this year's 4th of July celebration. From festive star banners and refreshing watermelon coolers to raveworthy party favors and more, your 4th of July party is bound to be summer's biggest shindig.

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4th of July Cake Recipes

Headed to a 4th of July potluck? Cakes are a dreamy way to end the day (well, that and fireworks), and our collection of berry-topped cakes, lush chocolate cakes, swirled sprinkle cakes, and layered red velvet cakes are worth their own oohs and aahs.

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Coconut Cream Island Punch

Make our DIY party cocktail -- that includes just a few tasty ingredients -- for an adults-only drink everyone can agree on. Cut-up star fruit provides a gorgeous base inside your drink pitcher.

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Festive July 4th Desserts

Celebrate Independence Day with these festive 4th of July desserts! With...

Our Favorite July 4th Recipes

Take the guesswork out of creating a delicious spread of 4th of July food. Our...

4th of July Cake Recipes

Headed to a 4th of July potluck? Cakes are a dreamy way to end the day (well,...

Easy 4th of July Party Ideas

Gather your friends and use these patriotic decorating, entertaining, and...

Red, White, and Blue July 4th Drinks

Get your patriotic party on with these red, white, and blue drinks for the 4th...

Fun Serving Ideas for a 4th of July Picnic

From snack ideas to table settings, these crafty serving suggestions will help...

Easy 4th of July Decorations

Decorate your home in the spirit of Independence Day with our red, white, and...

Ways to Make Red, White, and Blue Desserts

Looking for a showstopping, star-spangled 4th of July dessert? Whether you use...

July 4th Picnic Recipes

Pack a basket full of these light and fresh recipes for a July 4th picnic. Fro...

Fun 4th of July Crafts

Start your Independence Day with a bang! Our family-friendly 4th of July craft...

July 4th Potluck Recipes

Bring these crowd-pleasing main dishes, sides, and desserts to your next July...

Fun July 4th Dessert: Berry Flag Tart

The star of your patriotic menu will be this flag-shape dessert featuring...

How to Make a Star Garland

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Coconut Cream Island Punch, The Cutest 5-Ingredient Cocktail Ever!

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Shooting Star Cookie (There's a Surprise Inside!)

Guests will squeal when bright red sprinkles pop out of these yummy sugar...

Firecracker Party Cake: Layered Trifle Dessert

A trifle dish is the perfect way to layer lightly-spiced red cake with...

Throw a Patriotic Party

Summer's here, and it's time to celebrate! Serve up a color palette of red,...

Rhythm and Brews Barbecue Party

Beat any summertime blues with a rhythm and brews party. Finger-lickin'...

Fresh and Fruity Sangria Recipes

Know how to make sangria? We've put our own spins on the popular Spanish drink...

Iced Tea Recipes

It's amazing what a tea bag can do. When brewed with boiling water and put on...

Pitcher Cocktail Recipes

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Cooling Cocktail Recipes

Kick your feet up and chill out with an icy-cool cocktail mixed with rum, vodk...

How to Make Pasta Salad

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Creamy Mushroom Risotto with Peas Made in a Slow Cooker

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Patriotic Entertaining Ideas

This year, celebrate the Fourth of July with hot dogs and ice cream, or go for...

How to Make Festive Bows

Need a fun gift-wrapping idea? Learn how to tie a bow (or three) to make your...

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