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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Thanksgiving Dinner Menus

Whether you're serving a favorite family recipe or trying a new holiday dish, these Thanksgiving dinner menus will help you plan and serve a fabulous meal. Build your menu around your traditional favorites or try one of our newer Thanksgiving recipes. Our tried-and-true Thanksgiving recipes -- including cheesy rolls and mashed potatoes and gravy -- are perfect for friends and family. Keep it classic with our unbeatable traditional Thanksgiving dinner or start a new tradition with one of our fresh Thanksgiving dinner recipes, such as walnut turkey breast or onion gravy. Channeling a theme this year? Make our Southern-style Thanksgiving dinner menu, farmhouse-style holiday entertaining menu, or our bistro Thanksgiving menu. If you're looking for some healthy alternatives to traditionally heavy Thanksgiving dishes, opt for a light Thanksgiving menu or check out our guide to healthy Thanksgiving entertaining. Whichever menu you choose, follow our Thanksgiving dinner countdown to keep the preparations quick and stress-free.

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Thanksgiving Wine

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Must-Try Thanksgiving Menus

Spice up your holiday feast this year with one of our fabulous menu ideas.

A Thanksgiving Menu to Be Thankful For

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Healthy Thanksgiving Menu

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Light Thanksgiving Menu

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