4th of July Bunting

4thbunting

If there is one holiday I really love it's the 4th of July. I think it's in large part just because I love summer so much and the 4th of July encompasses all of the best summer traditions-BBQs and outdoor games and being with friends and family. … [Read more...]

Patriotic 4th of July Bingo Game

Patriotic American Bingo for the 4th of July

I love celebrating the 4th of July so much! I love the rich traditions that come with it-knowing that all across America, my fellow country men and BBQing in their backyard, going to parades, watching fireworks, eating watermelon (ok, expect I don't … [Read more...]

Summer BBQ Invitations and Ideas & Giveaway!

Summer BBQ Invitations

I can't believe that summer is almost here! There's nothing I love more during the summer than a fun backyard BBQ with friends. Who's with me? Today I am giving you a quick and simple way to throw your own party. I've got free printable Summer BBQ … [Read more...]

4th of July Shirts to Make {with Glitter!}

USA Shirt with Glitter

If there's anything cooler than glittery iron on heat transfer vinyl, I'm not sure what it is. I think I am in love. It's so easy to use and turns out SO amazing! Check out my new 4th of July shirt: I don't know how well you can see it in … [Read more...]

Parade Candy Bucket: Kids Craft

Decorate a bucket to collect candy at a parade

It's Crazy Little *Kids* Project Thursday! Brought to you today by my 10 year old. Each Thursday we have blog posts with craft created FOR kids BY kids. I am kind of LOVING his idea this week. (He's one creative kid!) He came up with the idea … [Read more...]

DIY 4th of July Dress for Girls

Girl's 4th of July Dress-So fast and easy and CUTE!

{I work with DecoArt on a regular basis and receive free product and compensation for my work. This post is sponsored by DecoArt.} You already know that I have a problem with making things for little girls. We don't need to discuss that. But you … [Read more...]

4th of July Wreath

4th of July Wreath Ideas

This simple little patriotic wreath is a takeoff from my birthday wreath which has been really popular on Pinterest. I figured I could do the same thing, but in red, white and blue this time. It's easy. All you need is a wreath form and curling … [Read more...]

Patriotic Popcorn

4th of July Popcorn Recipe

Red, white and blue things make me happy. Especially if they taste good. This does. I'm calling it Patriotic Popcorn. It's quick, it's easy, it's 4th of July popcorn! Here's the Recipe: 2 bags of microwave popcorn 1/2 C karo syrup 1 1/3 C … [Read more...]

4th of July Tie Dye Shirt

Red white and blue tie dye shirt

Last summer my boys and I tie dyed shirts and they loved it. So when I was brainstorming some fun 4th of July crafts that we could do together, I knew patriotic tie dyed shirts would be a huge hit! They were. The idea was that the red and blue … [Read more...]