Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Red, White & Delicious

Happy 4th of July! With hordes of tourists descending upon DC, plus temperatures still hovering around the 100-degree mark, Stephen and I are as grateful as ever that we can watch the national fireworks show, along with others in the area, right from our apartment building. While I definitely love this holiday and have braved the in-city festivities plenty of times, this year, I'd rather do without the crowds and especially the hot, stuffy portable toilets -- yuck!

What I won't do without? Tasty eats and treats like the ones below. Visit my Food & Drink inspiration board on Pinterest for links to these recipes, plus tons more. (For what it's worth, I tried embedding individual links into this post, but alas, Blogger appeared to be suffering from a major case of the unfriendlies.)









How are you celebrating today?

11 comments:

  1. Happy Fourth! Lucky you to have a great view of the fireworks show from your apartment. I want to try that red, white & blue punch and all of the watermelon dishes you pinned :)

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  2. Yum! All those treats look delicious but I specially love the watermelon stars!

    Happy 4th of July and enjoy the fireworks!

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  3. I am going to take it easy today and play catch up while I am trying to take it easy. The food is looking delicious and it is sweltering outside! ARGH!

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  4. ooo, some watermelon would be nice :) hope you are enjoying the 4th! how awesome to see the fireworks from your building. we have to walk to the corner to see ours ;)

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  5. Happy 4th of July! Hope you had a great holiday and stayed cool. I love those watermelon pops and that pizza at the bottom looks so delish!

    Jen

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  6. Hope you had a great 4th! It was odd having it fall on a Wednesday. Getting up for work this morning felt like a Monday! :-)

    Jayme & Mendi @ Her Late Night Cravings

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  7. Yum, shrimp skewers!!!
    We had corn dogs and homemade oven fries for lunch on Wednesday. It was nice.

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  8. These are
    Fun..,.i want
    Some
    Watermelon today! Stay cool!

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  9. Love the pins! Hope you had a fabulous 4th doll! xo

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