Picture this: It's summertime in Northern Michigan and we kick off the weekend up at the lake. The wind is crisp, the air is warm, and there is nothing better than the relaxation of July 4th. Only thing you need? Good food and drinks.
Grab that melon and make Watermelon Vodka Slushes. Need a new pasta salad? Check out Strawberry Quinoa Salad, Feta Pesto Pasta Salad, or a Summer Orzo Salad. And don't forget dessert: Fourth of July Cookie Cake or Funfetti White Chocolate Chip Cookies.
Here you'll find plenty of family friendly recipes for your patriotic cookout. From apps and salads, to burgers and desserts you can fine a recipe that'll be the star (spangled banner) of the backyard barbecue that everyone will love for the Fourth of July.