Fourth of July

Paint the town red, white, and blue with some good, old-fashioned patriotic fun. We have you covered for Independence Day, whether it’s brushing up on 4th of July history (where did the tradition of 4th of July fireworks come from, anyway?), getting some fun 4th of July ideas for a party, or even sharing hilarious 4th of July memes. Happy birthday, USA!

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    10 of America’s Most Spectacular Fourth of July Fireworks

    Visit one of these cities, big or small, to celebrate Independence Day with a fireworks show you're likely to never forget.

    7 Ways to Grill Juicy Burgers and Steaks

    Get fired up for juicy burgers and tender steaks!


    The Best Place to Celebrate the Fourth of July in Every State

    From awe-inspiring firework displays to quirky small-town traditions, these are the best spots in every state to celebrate the red,...


    15 Ways to Make a Boring Hot Dog Delicious

    Move over, ketchup and mustard—we've got the fun new toppings to take your hot dog from normal to amazing.


    Clever 4th of July Party Ideas to Make This Year’s Backyard Bash the Best

    Find quick and simple ideas for decorations, drinks, and treats for a fun 4th of July celebration. To keep the...

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    Top 9 History-Buff Movies Featuring the 4th of July

    If you’re wondering what to do after the fireworks, why not settle down to watch a Fourth of July flick?...


    These Scary Stats Will Convince You to Think Twice Before Buying Fourth of July Sparklers

    Sparklers may make for Instagram-worthy photo ops, but are they worth the risk?


    This Will Be the Most Expensive Day to Travel in All of 2017

    Hint: You're going to want to stay home for Independence Day this year.


    13 Flag-Shaped Recipes You’ll Want to Serve This Fourth of July

    Celebrate American pride on the Fourth of July with these patriotic cookies, cakes, salads, pies, and more recipes decked out...


    9 Refreshing, Patriotic Drinks For Every Taste This Independence Day

    Looking to cool off or have a celebratory cocktail? Whatever type of Fourth of July celebration you're having, there's a...


    8 Quick Grilled Chicken Recipes From Six Sisters’ Stuff

    The bloggers at Six Sisters' Stuff know how to make a quick and tasty chicken dinner with just a few...


    10 Best Food Festival Recipes From Around America

    What better way to celebrate the Fourth of July than by whipping up recipes from some of America’s best food...


    8 Spectacular Watermelon Carving Ideas

    Decorate your next party with an edible summer centerpiece that anyone can make, using these ideas from watermelon.org. It all...

    10 Amazing Burger Recipes

    Mouthwatering burger recipes you'll want to make again and again.


    Beer-Battered Potato Wedges Recipe

    These tasty potato wedges are so good, no one will believe they're homemade.


    Guacamole Appetizer Squares Recipe

    This southwest-inspired appetizer is an easy crowd-pleaser.


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    Sweet ‘n’ Tangy Chicken Wings Recipe

    Ketchup and brown sugar are just two of the ingredients that make these wings a sweet BBQ treat.


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    10 Reasons to Love Our Country

    Best Green Speed Demon “Life is short. Race hard. Live green.” Leilani Münter’s motto sets her apart from the race-car


    Franks and Beans Recipe

    When you're looking for comfort food, nothing hits the spot like beans and hot dogs cooked in smoky barbecue sauce.


    Apple Glazed Pork Chops Recipe

    This recipe was featured at the Bayfield Apple Festival.


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    Sweet Tea Brined Fried Chicken

    For moist and flavorful fried chicken, try some special treatment.

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    10 Commandments of Great Party Giving

    For some of us, the mere thought of entertaining just our nearest and dearest strikes terror in our hearts. For