Monday, June 27, 2016

25 Recipes For The 4th of July

Red White and Blue, Parades with local High School Bands, Fire Trucks, Military Honor Guards, Bake Sales, Food, and Fireworks, it's a celebration! The 4th of July is a very special holiday here at the cottage. Our little community has a fun parade made up of all the locals including our animals. Of course there is the local bake sale with the best homemade baked goods around anywhere. Pie eating contest, the local choir singing all the favorites. Lot's of friends and family to visit and enjoy a day of Freedom! These are some of the foods with recipes that we will be serving for our 4th of July Picnic Celebration this year.
 Let Freedom Ring!

25 Recipes For The 4th of July at Miz Helen's Country Cottage

The Smoker
The Grill
The Fryer
Salads and Sides
Mustard Potato Salad

Watermelon Mint Salad

Old Fashioned Baked Beans

Texas Squash Casserole

Corn and Green Chilis Casserole

Fresh Black Eyed Peas

The Picnic Cake

Strawberry Cream Cake

Apple Hand Pies

Strawberry Limeade Pie

Nana's Peach Pie

Blackberry Cobbler

Raspberry Swirl

We are grateful to all our family members and those who have served and continue to serve our country to ensure our freedom that we enjoy today.We never want to forget your sacrifices. Thanks so much for stopping by the cottage today, I always enjoy your visits. Have a wonderful week and enjoy every second of your freedom. Be safe and come back to see us real soon!
Peace and Joy


  1. It's a very impressive collection!
    I wish you a wonderful celebration :)

  2. OK. So, what time should we be there for the celebration with these 4th of July dishes? They all sound so scrumptious! I have pinned several of them! Thanks for sharing. Smiles, Linda at Paper Seedlings

  3. Your Fourth looks like it will be delicious! I hope you have a lovely long weekend!

  4. A girl could go a long way with just these recipes. You're such a good cook. Your family is lucky!!

    Thanks for sharing at Thoughts of Home and have a wonderful weekend. :)

  5. Oh how I love this beautiful lineup. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Weekend Potluck. Hope you enjoy a wonderful and safe weekend.

  6. What a gorgeous collection of recipes, Miz Helen! Pinned and tweeted. Thank you for sharing them with us at the Hearth and Soul Hop. I hope you and your family are having a wonderful 4th of July weekend.

  7. Hello again, Miz Helen! I've featured this post at this week's Hearth and Soul Hop because my theme for the features is Summer Celebrations. I think these recipes are perfect for 4th of July but also for other celebrations throughout the season!


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Miz Helen