White and Blue Tunic Dress c/o / Silver Hammered Hoop Earrings / Nude Sandals / Juliska Splatter Melamine Dinner Plate / Red Cloth Napkins / Bamboo Flatware / Wicker Placemats / Woven Table Runner /  Juliska Isabella Large and Small Acrylic TumblersJuliska Isabella Acrylic Pitcher / Similar Concrete Top Dining Table / Dining Chairs

Happy Monday!  I’m excited to have a fun break in the middle of the week with July 4th!  I’ve put together my favorite summer recipes that are perfect for July 4th all in this post for you.

Many of these recipes I’ll be making tomorrow in advance of entertaining which is one of my Summer Entertaining Tips.  Be sure to read this post for more of my entertaining tips!  I’m putting my chicken to marinate tonight.  They longer the better as far as this marinade goes.  You can get the marinade Amazon Prime 1-Day if you order quickly.

Also, don’t forget to check out the Best July 4th Sales.  I’ve been updating them all weekend long.  I’m getting ready for a few trips and have found somethings for the whole family!

Happy 4th!

xo

Alicia

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A few photos to whet your appetite! Full menu is below the photos.

Fresh Mozzarella Tomato and Basil SaladTraditional Ceviche recipe, Mexican White Fish Ceviche, Juliska Classic BambooGluten Free Peach Cobbler, Traditional Peach Cobbler, Old Fashioned Peach Cobbler

Patriotic Trifle, Red white and blue dessert, July 4th Dessert, Berry Trifle, 4th of July Dessert, Easy July 4th DessertCherry Pie, Skillet Pie, Dallas Food Blogger, Dallas Food Blog, Dallas Lifestyle Blog, Dallas Fashion Blog, Fresh Cherries, How to make a skillet pie

Best BBQ Chicken – This is one of my first posts!

Grilled Corn on the Cobb

Grilled Bruchetta with fresh toppings

Traditional Ceviche with Tortilla Chips or these amazing grain-free chips!

Cherry Skillet Pie

Peach Cobbler

Patriotic Trifle

Tomato, Mozzarella and Basil Salad with Balsamic Glaze (Get the Glaze at Trader Joe’s)

Ice Cold Watermelon with Tajin

Raspberry Lemonade

French Rose Champagne Sangria, Strawberry Sangria or White Peach Sangria

Best Frozen Margaritas – My hubby’s take on a “Mambo Taxi”

 

Photos by Mary Hafner, Megan Weaver, Beckley + Co and my iPhone

 

 

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