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Free printable ice cream cone wrappers for the 4th of July

Are you excited for the 4th of July? I am!! Especially since I’ve teamed up with a fabulous group of 110 bloggers to bring you the ULTIMATE Red White and Blue Roundup! For my contribution, I made a fun little free printable to bring a little extra pizzazz …

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Free printable ice cream cone wrappers for the 4th of July!

Star-spangled patriotic crafts

With the 4th of July a month away, there’s plenty of time to whip up some patriotic crafts! These star-spangled, budget-friendly DIY projects are all really charming, and many are quite kid-friendly, too. 1. Glitter tape flag via Number 2 Pencil 2. Painted flag mason jars via It All Started …

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Star-spangled patriotic crafts

Links I’m Loving: Patriotic party food for Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day weekend!! It’s time to enjoy the start of summer, to remember and honor America’s fallen heroes, and to break out the red, white, and blue! If you’re throwing a Memorial Day party, here are some great ideas for patriotic party food: Savory star dip by Hungry …

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Links I'm Loving: Patriotic party food for Memorial Day

FREE printable cookie jar recipe circles in every color!

Cookies in a jar are great favors for birthday parties and they make wonderful gifts, too! Ever since Bakerella came out with her cowgirl cookies, that’s been my customers’ recipe of choice for their party favors, and awhile back I made some free printable cookie mix …

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Free printable cookie jar circles in every color! #free #printable #chickabug

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July! However you’re celebrating today, I hope you’re having a great day. : ) -Heather • • • Photograph by Antonio De Simone, found via the always lovely A Subtle Revelry.

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Sparkler in a jar

County fair party and “pie bake-off”

This is the most charming party idea I’ve seen in a very long time – a party inspired by a county fair, complete with a “pie bake-off”! It was styled by Stephanie of Madeline Lewis using my new Vintage Picnic Printables Kit. Stephanie says, “The minute I saw the printables …

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Country fair party and "pie contest" - just adorable, and perfect for the 4th of July!

Join me for a roundtable discussion: How to plan the perfect 4th of July bash!

I’d like to invite you to a fun and exciting roundtable discussion on Daily Lounge! We’re going to be talking about how to plan a special and memorable 4th of July celebration. From food and drinks to decorations and grilling, we’ll be answering your questions in real …

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Roundtable discussion: How to plan the perfect 4th of July bash!

{one pretty pin} Patriotic paper rosettes

I spotted these patriotic paper rosette “lollies” on Tatertots and Jello. It’s posted as a patriotic mantel decorating idea, but of course as soon as I saw these, I thought, party! In a burlap vase and in patriotic colors, they’d be a great centerpiece on …

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DIY patriotic paper rosettes by Tater Tots and Jello

4th of July “sparkler” party ideas

Here are some creative takes on sparklers for the 4th of July! 1. 4th of July Sparkler Cupcake Picks via Two Shades of Pink – made with silver crochet thread, these cupcake toppers are sparkly and sweet. 2. Paper Sparklers via Momtastic – these are simple …

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4th of July "Sparklers" Party Ideas - recipes and crafts!

How to make fabulous glittered lanterns

There are lots of ways to dress up plain paper lanterns, but this is a really fun and easy idea – glitter! These would be pretty for birthday parties, the 4th of July (think sparklers), Christmas (silver bells), New Year’s (ball drop)… and of course you …

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How to make fabulous DIY glitter lanterns