Celebrate Independence Day with these simple red, white, and blue whole & real food ideas. Grab your free printable pack below to plan a simple event for your family!
Celebrate Red, White, And Blue Real Food Ideas
It is hard to find naturally blue food, so I had to get creative in order to not add blueberries to everything! Although, that is an option. 😉
You can find full recipes on Pinterest – these are just ideas to get you started.
Patriotic Resources You Can Trust
The Influence of the Bible on America by WallBuildersWallbuilders Presents – David Bartons American Heritage Collection – 7 DVD Boxed SetPresenting The Declaration of Independence to Congress (June 28, 1776)The Spirit of the American RevolutionWallBuilders American Foundations Digital LibraryState the Picture
Fruit Salad – Red strawberries/raspberries/watermelon, white honeydew melon/pineapple/bananas, blueberries/blackberries.
Chip Bowl Mix – Red, white, blue corn tortilla chips.
Dips – Red pepper hummus, white hummus, black bean dip(blue).
Layered Dip – Red tomatoes/peppers, white plain Greek yogurt, black olives(blue).
Potato Salad – Red, yellow(white), purple(blue) potatoes.
Italian Pasta Salad – Red pepper/tomatoes/pepperoni, white pasta, black olives(blue).
Hamburgers – Red onion/pepper/tomato, white mushrooms, blue cheese crumbles.
Tossed Salad – Red tomatoes/pepper/onions, white ranch dressing, black olives(blue).
Layered Dessert – Red berries, white whipped cream, blueberries.
Pizza – Red sauce/pepperoni/peppers/tomatoes, white cheese/mushrooms/onion, black olives(blue).
Drinks – Zevia brand soda: Dr.Zevia(red), Cream(white), cola(blue). 100% juice: red cranberry, white grape, blueberry/purple grape(blue).
Independence Day Educational Ideas
Whether you homeschool or not, you should be learning more about our country’s history!
- Visit Wallbuilders – they have amazing resources!
- Read historically accurate books about our Nation’s birth.
- Read biographies about our Founding Fathers.
- Read the Declaration of Independence.
- Watch Revolutionary War documentaries & movies.
- Sing our National Anthem.
- Pray for our Nation and leaders.
- Put up a USA flag.
- Put together a patriotic puzzle.
- Play patriotic games.
I hope this has inspired you and given you some healthy food options & educational ideas for your July 4th celebration! Don’t forget to wear red, white, and blue … and fly our Nation’s colors proudly!