4th of July

For kids, July 4th is a fun-filled day of red, white, and blue. See a parade, enjoy classic picnic foods, and be sure to plan to stay up late for fireworks. Here are tips and ideas to make this holiday fun and safe for everyone.

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9 Families Share Their 4th of July Family Traditions

Looking for a new July 4th tradition to add on to the BBQ and fireworks? Steal an idea from these celebratory families. 
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7 Spectacular Fourth of July-Themed Pregnancy Announcements

Forget pink and blue—these patriotic Independence Day-inspired pregnancy announcements are all about the red, white, and blue.
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4th of July Dessert Recipes

Take the liberty of chilling out this Fourth of July with one of these red, white and blue treats.
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6 Games and Treats for a Fun Fourth of July Beach Party

From candy rocket kebabs to a patriotic ring toss game, you'll find everything you need here to throw a fun Independence Day party with kids.
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July 4th Lady Liberty Crown

Instructions for making a Fourth of July crown from craft foam.
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20+ Fun 4th of July Activities for the Whole Family

Celebrate July 4th with this collection of great games, decorations, crafts, and more — all perfect for an Independence Day party!
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10 Ways to Teach Kids to Love America

Now is a great time to explain to your children what makes our country so special. And if you're inspired to jump right in, we've got a list of great kids' books about the U.S. and lyrics to some grand old patriotic songs.
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July 4th Patriotic Pops

Instructions for making a fruity Fourth of July treat.