Over 35 Patriotic Themed Party Ideas, DIY Decorations, Crafts, Fun Foods and Recipes

How is it May 12th? How did that even happen? Mother’s Day is coming up this weekend, End of the school year is upon us and Memorial Day will be smack in the middle of it all. Summer will be here before we know it and we’ll be celebrating America’s birthday. Speaking of which…Don’t you love patriotic holidays? I thought I’d better get on the ball and round up...
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Firecracker Jello Dessert Snack Recipe for a Fun Patriotic Treat

Firecracker Jello Snack dessert. Easy and patriotic fun food treats! www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com Memorial Day, Labor Day, Fourth of July
I love getting creative with jello! It’s so much fun and it’s always a big hit. My kids just love it. This Jello Creation is perfect for summer treats, and Patriotic Parties. Come to think of it, it’s a good one for Captain America birthday parties, too. As always, I kept it super simple. Come on in and I’ll share the “how to” on this Firecracker Jello...
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S’more Marshmallow Pops Fun Food Idea for Kids

Make S'mores Marshmallow Pops. They are a lot less expensive than S'mores, and a very fun substitute! KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com
Summertime in our family = Backyard campfires and S’mores. The kids can’t wait to make them and we can’t wait to eat them. Over the years, S’mores has had many twists and turns. We’ve substituted Mounds Bars, Rolos, and Peanut Butter Cups for the traditional chocolate candy bar. I’ve even made a Strawberry Shortcake S’more that seriously…you have...
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Barbecue Smoky Sweet Rub Recipe – Kid Friendly Things To Do

Barbecue Smoky Sweet Rub Recipe - This rub is easy to prepare, and makes your meat taste delicious, instantly! - KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com
Hey all! I am bringing this one out of the archives for all of your delicious barbecues this summer! I’m telling you…one bite of grilled meat with this stuff rubbed on will have you hooked for life! You’ll be a lifer! Oh and psst…It’s a great Father’s Day present! Here’s the post with some updated pictures. YUM! I recently put gift baskets together with...
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DIY – An Uncle Sam Hat Made From A Solo Cup Craft

Uncle Sam Hat Made From A Solo Cup
Oh my goodness…I just love this cute Uncle Sam hat! How cute would these look  on the patriotic decorated table? Or, on a classroom of little ones on Flag Day?! So cute! Here are the instructions: You’ll Need: For each hat: A Clear Solo Cup – 5″ tall A Hole Punch Red ribbon (3 ft.) Red glitter – I like to use the super fine glitter. I think it sticks better...
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Angel Food Cake Patriotic Fruit Kabobs

How Fun, and Easy to Do! Angel Food Cake Patriotic Fruit Kabobs. All you need is a star cookie cutter to make the star, and add fruit! Cute stuff!
So simple to do, and so much fun! Just get yourself a loaf of Angel Food Cake, a star cookie cutter, and some red, and blue fruit! I played around with the kabobs a little bit. I originally had the strawberries on the bottom, but after a while, they slide off, and ended up in the bottom of my bowl. It’s much better if you add a piece of cake at the bottom as a stopper! 🙂 The kids had so...
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