Children can be wowed by all of the activities surrounding the 4th of July. With the day involving grilled food, family and friends, and bold firework displays; the fun and excitement can seem never-ending.
So, let the celebration continue on.
Why not include an extra special treat to take it up a notch?
Surprise them with one or more of the 4th of July desserts and drinks below.
1. PATRIOTIC OREO POPS FOR 4TH OF JULY
Raise your hand if you’re in favor of these Patriotic Oreo Pops from Happiness is Homemade?
The “I’s” have it.
Not only are they beautiful to look at, but made with Oreos too. Just a winning combination.
2. RED, WHITE, AND BLUE STAR COOKIES
Doesn’t this cookie make you think of the joys of the holiday?
Seems like a beautiful fit for the 4th of July menu to me.
I think the kids will definitely approve of this beauty found on AverieCooks.
3. FIRECRACKER JELLO
Kaboom… here comes the Firecracker Jello. With the colors red, white, and blue, this jello by Kid Friendly Things To Do captures one of the fun events held on the 4th of July… popping fireworks!
4. RED, WHITE, AND BLUE MINI CAKES
With the signature America colors, this mini size cake by HelloLittleHome is perfect for the 4th of July. Just imagine how overjoyed the kids will be when they see the sprinkles on top.
5. RED, WHITE, AND BLUE BARS
Who can resist 2 treats in one? Cake and candy? These beautiful red velvet bars topped with red, white, and blue M&Ms are just delightful to see from Love from the Oven.
The kids will enjoy looking at them as well as eating them.
6. RED, WHITE, AND BLUE DIPPED RICE KRISPIE POPS
Starting from a little child, I’ve always been a fan of Rice Krispie Treats. To this day, I still enjoy eating them.
So when I saw these Rice Krispie Pops from Life Love and Sugar, I just thought what a wonderful way to enjoy Rice Krispie Treats. The kids would love these! Not only will they be easy to handle, but look how pretty they are.
7. FESTIVE RED, WHITE, AND BLUE BARK
How wonderful does this bark look? Absolutely amazing, right?
Well, you can make these for the kids on the 4th and get the same reaction.
The Chunky Chef has provided the recipe for this lovely treat.
8. RED, WHITE, AND BLUE CUPCAKES
This dessert by Hungry Happenings is one of my favorites for kids. They always get a kick out of receiving the cupcakes and candy this way.
So bake your own cupcakes or cheat like I do and purchase them. Grab a bag of the red, white, and blue M&Ms and wine goblets. Then get ready to make your little ones happy with their 4th of July themed treat.
9. PATRIOTIC PUNCH
Yes, the kids can drink lemonade or some juice. But why? Momendeavors has provided us with a Patriotic Punch that will make the kids giggle with glee. Not only does it look like a firework with the licorice inserted, but the layered drink will probably last a little longer from sheer amazement.
10. RED, WHITE , AND BLUE DRINK
Prepare this red, white, and blue drink for the kids.
Let the sight of this drink take center stage instead of the kaboom of the fireworks. Head over to Handmade Mood for the complete details on this patriotic beverage.