Fun and Festive 4th of July Recipes

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Not sure what to serve guests on the 4th? Looking for some new dishes to delight your friends & family? Here are some great recipes from Good Housekeeping to perk up your holiday menu!

 

Red White and Blue Decorating Ideas

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People in my neighborhood of Old Towne Orange LOVE to decorate for holidays. around the neighborhood right now, everyone is breaking out their patriotic decorations for Memorial Day & the summer days beyond. These colorful displays make our neighborhood look so welcoming & even a bit old-fashioned. I am getting ready to prepare our home & will share photos when it is finished.
You can have a patriotic home this summer with these great ideas! Decorate your home for Independence Day or for every day of the year with these ideas from Country Living.

Outdoor Buffet Tips and Ideas

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Entertain your family & friends this summer, including Memorial Day & Independence Day, with these tips & ideas from BHG. I REALY like the buffet table in the photo above.

14 Patriotic, Star-Spangled Ways to Use Mason Jars

14 Patriotic, Star-Spangled Ways to Use Mason Jars

Late last year, a friend gave me a box of Mason jars. I remember looking at them & wondering what in the world I was going to use them for. I knew there were many crafts that use Mason jars but I was stumped right then. I did find ways to use them to make Christmas snow globes. Now I wish I had saved a few! These ideas are fabulous! The one in the photo above is great & worth a trip to my neighborhood hardware store to pick up a few. And there are 13 MORE crafts you can make! OH BOY! Thank you Country Living for sharing these great ideas! Enjoy!

Patriotic Mason Jars