I can’t believe we will celebrate July 4th next weekend! I’ve put together my favorite summer recipes that are perfect for July 4th all in this post for you so that you can create a great menu.
Many of these recipes I’ll be making 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 3 days early. The longer the better as far as this marinade goes. You can get the marinade Amazon Prime 1-Day if you order quickly.
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If you are looking for more style inspiration, check out the posts listed below!
- Color Crush: Blue and White
- What to Wear for July 4th
- Summer Style Boutique
- Favorite White Dresses for Summer
- Blue and White Outdoor Living Summer Update
- Santa Barbara Packing List
A few photos to whet your appetite! Full menu is below the photos.
Best BBQ Chicken – This is one of my first posts! Gotta love iPhone blog photos!
Traditional Ceviche with Tortilla Chips or these amazing grain-free chips!
Tomato, Mozzarella and Basil Salad with Balsamic Glaze (Get the Glaze at Trader Joe’s)
Ice Cold Watermelon with Tajin
Best Frozen Margaritas – My hubby’s take on a “Mambo Taxi”
Photos by Mary Hafner, Megan Weaver, Beckley + Co and my iPhone