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10 Easy Last Minute 4th of July Recipes
10 easy last minute 4th of July recipes sure to save the holiday!
The 4th of July? That’s ages away, right?
Yeah, actually, its Monday.
I know some of you probably have had your menu planned for weeks, along with your super cute Pinterest board filled with patriotic food and red, white, and blue decor that is sure to fill your guests with awe. I think that is awesome, and I want to come to your party.
But, I’m Cort, the Little Red Hen, and I’m not one of those, and I figure there may be others of you out there who are thinking, “How is TOMORROW the 4th of July? There’s no way I can layer colored Jell-O at this point!” Or maybe you’re like, “Blueberries are HOW much? Is there any other blue food option on the planet?” Or, maybe your hubby is committed to grilling, and you are terrified there will be a repeat of the flaming-burgers-of-death scenario, so you’re looking for a simple, classic burger recipe that won’t require a fire hydrant, duct tape, and your local 911 dispatcher. Don’t worry, friends. I’ve got your back.
I’ve put together 10 easy, last-minute 4th of July recipes that you can quickly pull off. Like tomorrow. Each has been carefully selected to ensure maximum satisfaction and speediness. And, they are easy on your budget so you can spend those dollars on fireworks, knowwhatimean….
Either way, if you are totally at a loss as to what to bring other than a bag of chips to that BBQ at 5:00 tomorrow, or if you’ve got every detail planned, check out these tasty, creative, easy, last minute recipes sure to get you out of the kitchen and out enjoying the sights, smells, and sounds that make Independence Day so amazing! Spend the time with your people.
Bake the bread. Share the slices.
Captain America Kids Drink: Celebrate Red, White and Blue from A Worthey Read
Blueberry Peach Crumble Crisp from Little Red Hen
Blueberry, Strawberry and Jicama Salsa from Two Peas and Their Pod
Watermelon Stars from i heart naptime
The Best Hamburger Recipe and Burger Tips from Mirlanda’s Kitchen
Fireworks Pudding Cookies from Crazy for Crust
Easy Flag Dessert from Family Fresh Meals
Simple and Sweet Apple Cake from The Baker Upstairs
Root Beer Chicken from Iowa Girl Eats
Firecracker Popcorn from Foodie Fun