Patriotic Crispy Rice Star Treats

4th of july easy rice krispy treats


If you’re looking for a super easy recipe to throw together for a party or at the last minute, then look no further! These crispy rice treats are always a crowd pleaser, are gluten free, and of course are fun for the 4th, which is this weekend. Gasp!

kids 4th of july


While my middle kid was taking a nap, The other kiddos and I snuck out to the back porch to enjoy this delish treat. I mean, what kid doesn’t like a food that’s in the shape of a star? I mean, come on!

oldest daughter treat pictureDon’t worry, my daughter was not sad that she was eating this, she was thrilled. It was just funny to see her American flag sticker placed on her face like that because it looked like a tear. So of course she had to be goofy and pretend like she was crying out little tiny flags. She’s a goof! read more

4th of July Foods: Mac ‘n Cheese Cupcakes & Fried Chicken


The 4th of July is just around the corner and I am SO excited! For the past few years we have been celebrating the anniversary of our freedom with a few friends at our home. Low key, yet fun is what we like, and this year will be no different! We are just going to let the kids play outside, enjoy some sprinklers and sparklers, eat delicious food and hang out. This year my plan is to pick up some fried chicken at the Walmart deli and make these mac ‘n cheese cupcakes that are super simple to make, and easy to feed a crowd! No mess, no fuss! read more