Monday, June 27

Fourth of July ideas/inspiration: Red, white & blue

We are still trying to figure out if we want to do another 4th of July celebration now that we have had a "pretend" one this weekend for Douglas.  Can't believe he's leaving on Wed!!!

Here are a few ideas to Frost your 4th with traditional red, white and blue elements...

How clever is this utensil banner?! Not only patriotic, but dang useful! Source

Another way to display utensils is to wrap them up in striped napkins and add a bit of ribbon to a basic basket - changing inexpensive plasticware into perfect festive bundles! Source

Super fun favor - homemade chalkboard and chalk! ...not as time intensive as you would think! Source and tutorial

A cupcake made after one of my favorite ice cream man treats! Source and recipe