Appetizers/ Holiday Treats

10 EASY Fourth of July Recipes

Hello Friends! We hope you are somewhere celebrating Independence Day with family and friends. Here are 10 easy recipes for the 4th of July celebration you may be planning.

They can be easily prepared in the morning or a few hours before serving.



 Super simple, our Red White and Blue-Berry Parfait is light and delicious and can be made in minutes before serving!

 Try our Red White and Blue-Berry Pie, only needs 5 minutes to whip up and chill!

Made with Greek Yogurt, fresh mixed berries and dash of honey!


EASY Mozzarella and Tomato Kabobs as the perfect appetizer!

A crowd -pleaser that disappears at every party!


Our favorite! Quick and easy Hot Chili Dip made with only 3 layers, 3 ingredients and 5 minutes to microwave.


       Succulent and delicious …Grilled Ginger-Lime Chicken Kabobs!  Everyone’s favorite BBQ kabobs!

 Our Easy Pasta Salad with Bocconcini, Tomatoes and Basil is easy to make and serve without any fuss!


 These Drunken Baked Beans are perfect to serve with grilled hot dogs and burgers.

They always turn out to be everyone’s all time favorite side dish!

For larger crowds, try our Perfect London Broil !  It never disappoints!

 And for easy dessert ideas…

try our favorite Easy Apple Cake which needs no forks or plates when serving.

                                       And, of course!  Something for the kids!

                                                                Enjoy this new twist with The S’mores Dip for the 4th of July!

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It’s been a very busy summer so far for us.  How about you?  We have a new look for our website and our friend Jennifer (from “Seasons and Suppers”) has been helping us out.  We are looking forward to adding new and exciting recipes as well as some of our travels this past month.  We wish you all a wonderful holiday today with family and friends. CHEERS!


Anna and Liz

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  • Reply
    SavoringTime in the Kitchen
    July 3, 2015 at 8:49 pm

    Happy 4th Anna and Liz! Great round-up of recipes!

    • Reply
      July 5, 2015 at 2:24 pm

      Thank you Sue for your kind words! Have a wonderful weekend!

  • Reply
    July 3, 2015 at 11:33 pm

    This Dellicius food

  • Reply
    July 5, 2015 at 2:25 pm

    Hello and thank you for leaving a sweet comment! Welcome to our blog, we hope to hear from you again!

  • Reply
    Tricia Buice
    July 6, 2015 at 11:44 am

    Wow look at all these wonderful recipes! That S'mores dip is calling my name 🙂 Love the sound of that Hot Chili Dip too. Hope you had a wonderful July 4th holiday!

    • Reply
      July 6, 2015 at 12:27 pm

      We celebrated the 4th with friends who threw a huge party. The weather for the most part was beatiful, then it started to rain after the fireworks show. We got lucky! Hope you had good weather as well. Xo

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    Tricia @ Saving Room for Dessert
    July 5, 2017 at 7:36 am

    Still drooling over these lovely recipes! Hope you enjoyed your 4th of July holiday this year 🙂

    • Reply
      2sisters recipes
      July 8, 2017 at 10:19 pm

      Thank you Tricia! Hope you had a great
      4th too! Can’t wait to see what’s cooking in your house! Xo

    • Reply
      by Anna and Liz
      July 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm

      Thank you Tricia!

  • Reply
    July 11, 2017 at 4:29 pm

    Hi Anna and Liz, your site looks wonderful, love it!! great round up of recipes too!

    • Reply
      by Anna and Liz
      July 11, 2017 at 5:25 pm

      Thank you Cheri! Hope your summer is going well!

  • Reply
    March 10, 2018 at 6:42 am

    Thanks for sharing these great july recipe. I really love them.

    • Reply
      by Anna and Liz
      April 4, 2018 at 9:07 am

      You’re welcome Amanda! 🙂

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