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Tag Archives: 4th of July



Summer Picnic Blog Party and Giveaway!! I brought cookies on a string.

Oh, Summer. I’m trying to love you. I bring my daughters to the pool. I grill more (by which I mean, my husband grills for me). We catch fireflies as the sun sets. I grew up on a beach, so I have that covered. I’m even trying to work a lot less so I can […]



Sprinkles Will Fly! A Cupcake Couture Blog Party… American Landmark Cupcake Toppers (Free) AND a big GIVEAWAY

UPDATE: Congratulations to Becky N.!! She won the giveaway. Thank you to all for participating! Because I had so much fun partying at my last Cupcake Couture Blog Party making polka dots, I’m going to another. This time, Sprinkles Will Fly, a Patriotic Cupcake event.  I and my fellow bloggers crafted festive cupcakes for the […]



patriotic polka dot milkshakes for Celebrations

And my last summer drink for the 4th of July that I made for Celebrations: Polka dot milkshakes in blue and red. Sorry, folks, no alcohol in these, but if you want to find a way to add some, I’m totally cool with that. Just one or two drops of food coloring turns vanilla milkshakes […]



blue lemonade for Celebrations, with or without the booze

The next drink I made for Celebrations to celebrate the 4th of July can be either with or without alcohol. So everyone is covered. All I did was turn lemonade blue. That, and add a watermelon star stirrer (aka watermelon pop). For the how-tos to make blue lemonade (with or without alcohol), click HERE to […]



Pop Rocks shooters for Celebrations

Well, one celebration specifically. The 4th of July of course. I’m not exactly known for mixology (except maybe in college, wink wink), so if I can make these layered drinks, trust me, anyone can. If I was better at it, I’d have done three layers: Red, white and blue. But I sort of cheated and […]