Fourth of July

Celebrate Fourth of July with summer favorites, perfect for a family barbecue, backyard picnic, or a day on the lake. You can’t go wrong with casual starters like Lemonade or Fruit Pizza. Enjoy grilled favorites like Grilled Chicken, Grilled Shrimp, Beef Burgers, Chicken Burgers, or Quinoa Burgers. You can’t have a Fourth of July without salads and our site is loaded with so many fresh, fun and vibrant salads that are great for potlucks and family gatherings. Try Greek Pasta Salad, Watermelon Cucumber Salad or Strawberry Caprese Salad. For desserts, make Strawberry Chia Pudding or Berry Fruit Crisp.

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Beverages

Homemade Lemonade

This easy homemade lemonade recipe is the best refreshing summer drink! Made with simple ingredients, it’s simple to make a pitcher to cool down on hot days. Skip the store bought lemonade and try making it from scratch! How to make homemade lemonade Make the simple syrup by combining the water and sugar and heating…

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Chia Fresca

Chia fresca is an easy, healthy and refreshing drink that can be enjoyed throughout the year. These chia seeds in water are flavored with honey and lemon for a natural energy drink. Plus, they look really cool! Chia seeds in water benefits Great drink for hydration. Contains soluble and insoluble fiber for improved digestion. Contains…

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Fruit Ice Cubes

It’s summer time and we can all use a little more hydration! Why not jazz up your plain ice cubes by making fruit ice cubes? This is an excellent way to use up leftover fruit, sweeten your water naturally and add a little fun and color to plain water. The process of making these is…

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Raspberry Iced Tea Smoothie

When you really want iced tea but you’re also kinda craving a smoothie, put them together and gulp it down! This raspberry iced tea smoothie is an incredibly easy recipe made with fresh fruits, orange juice and a hint of lime juice. It’s super quick drink to make and one that is so refreshing for…

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