Plan for a fun and safe Memorial Day weekend this year full of good food, fun ideas, and family activities that everyone in your crew will enjoy. And don't forget to remind kids about why we observe Memorial Day with ideas for honoring America and its soldiers.
Nothing says summer quite like the smoky-sweet flavor of a backyard BBQ. Here are some cool ways to beat the heat and fuel summer fun. It's time to grab your tongs, fire up the grill, and get cooking!
These hanging stars may look store-bought, but they're a cinch to cut and fold. Make red, white, and blue stars for a patriotic front porch display!
Take one of these irresistible dishes to a summer gathering or neighborhood party and bring home nothing but crumbs.
More than just an occasion for summer's first backyard BBQ, Memorial Day is an important holiday for our country. Here's how you can help your kids honor the day.
Have some all-American fun with these just-right-for-summer ideas.
Show your pride this Fourth of July or Memorial Day with these all-American decorations. Hang homemade wind socks in red, white, and blue, and let your spirit fly!
Rethink clunky wicker baskets and fussy foods. We've rounded up simple, crowd-pleasing recipes and smart products sure to make your picnic a walk in the park.
No celebration is complete without appropriate decor. This holiday garland and matching placemat will kick off your July Fourth feast. Consider these crafts your declaration of independence.
Set up a friendly competition with this tossable tic-tac-toe. Perfect for a block party or an afternoon barbeque, the kids will love the life-size version of this childhood classic.
Nothing is more iconic on July Fourth than The Statue of Liberty. Wear this simple headpiece as a badge of honor.
In a summer cookout rut? Put aside that ketchup, mustard, and relish and try your hot dogs topped with these 5 clever combos!
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Partygoers will have a blast with this fun carnival game, crafted from tin cans. Known as the "rocket toss," each player gets three tries to knock over the pyramid. Let the games begin!
Upgrade your classic American fare with these delicious dishes that are perfect for every patriotic holiday! Make the whole menu on Flag Day, 4th of July, or choose one to bring to your next Memorial Day potluck.
We'll show you how to create a delicious summer salad that's easy to fix -- plus, your kids will love it!
We've got tons of delicious ideas for salads and sandwiches that travel well, taste great, and are totally appealing to kids.
Say hello to the sunny season with our tasty summertime sandwich creations.
Celebrate Independence Day with this healthy all-American appetizer. Your kids will be clambering for these amber waves of grain.
Before the parade passes by, be sure to dress for the occasion. This cute crown completes the perfect outfit for the celebration.
Ignite the holiday spirit in your guests from the moment they arrive. This themed wreath will be great to reuse every year.
Make your kid's ride stand out with these easy-to-do bicycle decorations, whether you're planning to ride in a parade or just cruising around town.
We hold this truth to be self-evident: Every kid loves a parade. Even better: decking out their bike or trike to ride in one!
For a more feminine touch to celebrate our country's forefathers, craft these red, white, and 'bloom' barrettes.