4 Fun Treats for the 4th of July!

Going to the annual block party for the 4th of July? Don't know what to bring this year? Don't worry, we found some yummy treats that will surely be a hit! 

Firecracker Marshmallows:

This recipe is quick and simple and will be gone in a flash!

This recipe makes about 30 marshmallows:

  • A Bag of Marshmallows – the bags contain around 30 marshmallows
  • 6 oz. of dark blue chocolate melts – Wilton is preferred
  • 30 cherries with stems

Extra Equipment Needed

  • wax paper
  • paper towel 
  • microwave
  • microwave proof glass bowl

Check out the step by step instructions Here.

Rice Krispies:

You can never go wrong with the classic Rice Krispie treat! 

  • 4 paper straws, cut in half
  • 2 oz white candy melts
  • 8 pack rice Krispie treats, unwrapped
  • 5 oz red candy melts
  • 5 oz blue candy melts
  • Red, white and blue sprinkles

Check out the Step by Step instructions Here.

Red, White, and Blue Sandwiches:

Brings a new twist on an old favorite. Class up some finger sandwiches with some cream cheese and jelly! We think this will surely be a hit! 



  • 4 slices whole wheat bread, crusts removed
  • 1/4 cup cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup sliced strawberries
  • About 1/4 cup fresh blueberries

Find the full recipe here.

Jello Cups:

Everyone will be asking how you made these! They will be a kid favorite for sure! 


  • Strawberry Jello
  • Berry Blue Jello
  • Water
  • Cool whip
  • Blueberries
  • Strawberries, chopped

Find the full recipe Here.

Any of these treats will be a hit this 4th of July! We even think any of them would make a perfect summer snack. 

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