Holidays

81 puppies that probably do the 4th of July better than you ever can

The Fourth of July is right around the corner. You've been planning, packing, shopping, cooking. But despite all that prep, these pups are more ready for the holiday weekend than you are.<p>American flags? Check.<p>Bandanas? Check.<p>Top hat, prime patriotic background for Instagramming, bow ties all red, …

Dogs

Show Off Your American Spirit With DIY 4th Of July Crafts

Are you ready for the 4th of July? Once again it’s time to get festive and to let your American spirit take over. What better way to do that than …

Crafting

Our Most Popular 4th of July Desserts

Along with the sparklers, thick-cut wedges of watermelon, and juicy burgers from the grill, the very best part of any Fourth of July celebration is …

Dessert

11 Patriotic Beauty Looks You'll Still Want To Wear After The 4th Of July

Remember the epic Fourth of July party T. Swift threw for her squad last year? There were matching swimsuits, perfectly orchestrated fireworks, and lots of very famous, beautiful people (like Tom Hiddleston in a t-shirt that would make headlines for days).<p>The whole spectacle made our plans look …

Fashion

This Swirled Red, White and Blue Bundt Cake is the Easiest July 4th Dessert Ever

There’s no shortage of ways to consume your American pride on July Fourth—but, hey, why not one more?<p>While a show-stopping red, white and blue cake …

Dessert

How to Generate Sales on Social Media This Fourth of July

placeholderSell more this Fourth of July. Here are three easy ways your business can rev up its social media marketing engine.<p>Freedom, fireworks, and barbecues. Three things that go hand in hand with the Fourth of July. And with over 6.7 billion dollars spent, it's easy to see why the Fourth of …

Social Media Marketing

Don’t Use These Recalled Fireworks Next Week & Other July 4th Safety Tips

Each year, tens of thousands of people are injured in fireworks accidents. While these incidents can occur when someone is ill-trained in setting off …

Consumer Protection

4th Of July Menu Ideas — Recipes & Ideas for a July 4th Cookout or BBQ

Recipes and ideas for a 4th of July party.<p>Whether you’re having a July 4th cookout, BBQ, or just a family get together, these food ideas will help …

Foodies

Boom! 7 of the Most Spectacular July 4th Fireworks Shows in the U.S.A.

When it comes to Independence Day fireworks across the country, these cities' shows explode above the rest. So, consider it your patriotic duty to …

Bravo TV

30 Patriotic DIYs for the Fourth of July

01 of 31<p>Red, White & Blue DIYs<p>Put a creative touch on your Fourth of July celebration this year with a DIY project perfect for backyard BBQs and …

July 4th

10 Kids' Craft for the Fourth of July

01 of 11<p>10 Fabulous Fourth of July Crafts to Make<p>The Fourth of July is the quintessential summer holiday. Kids and adults alike can enjoy dressing up …

July 4th

Fourth of July Fireworks Could be Set Off By Robots Next Year, Says Firework Designer

Next year, fireworks could be ignited by robots based on musical cues set in the sophisticated design software that has changed the Fourth of …

Robots

8 Patriotic Kids Crafts for Summer

01 of 09<p>Celebrate Memorial Day and The 4th of July with these 8 patriotic kids crafts! All of these projects are kid-friendly, super simple and …

July 4th

Jennifer Lopez, Sheryl Crow and Charlie Puth Set to Perform at Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

It’s going to be a star-studded 4th of July in New York City.<p>Jennifer Lopez, Sheryl Crow and Charlie Puth are all set to perform during the Macy’s …

Jennifer Lopez

Officials Urge Caution With Fireworks Ahead Of July Fourth Holiday

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — The big Fourth of July holiday is just a week away, and of course the celebration will include plenty of fireworks.<p>On Long …

July 4th

15 Spangled 4th of July Cupcakes and Cakes

You’ve got your annual Fourth of July cookout responsibilities down pat. One friend brings the pasta salad, another gladly takes care of the grilled veggie sides, and then you are happily in charge of the patriotic flag cake. But this year, you might want to shake things up. We’ve got 15 red, …

Cupcakes

12 Ways To Celebrate the Fourth of July in Miami - Eater Miami

Fourth of July is arguably America’s favorite holiday. Unlike Thanksgiving, which also scores highly on the patriotic scale, Independence Day brings people together with America-themed cocktails, hotdogs and fireworks. It’s one of the few days where it’s socially acceptable and even encouraged to …

Miami

Celebrate the 4th of July With a Patriotic Pavlova

June is almost over, which means one important thing… it’s time to get your Fourth of July on! Break out the red, white, and blue decorations, get your sparklers ready, and start planning an epic Independence Day menu. Wanna set off some fireworks at your party? Whip up our Patriotic Pavlova for …

Dessert

14 Awesome Cycling Products to Celebrate the 4th of July

Who needs fireworks when you can rock this red, white, and blue cycling gear?<p>With Independence Day coming up, it's time to pull on the stars and stripes—<i>and</i> show off your love of bikes too. From star-spangled cycling socks to patriotic race jerseys, we've rounded up everything you'll need to add …

Cycling

10 Magical Makeup Looks That Will Steal The Show At Your Fourth Of July Party

The Fourth of July is a perfect time to get your red, white, and blue on from head to toe… eye makeup and nail art, most certainly included.<p>Show your …

Makeup

Designer Christian Siriano Says This One Thing Is a Must-Have for a Summer Holiday

Christian Siriano has everything he needs for a successful summer pool party.<p><b>“You must have a strong pool toy game,”</b> he told <i>Footwear News</i>. <b>“Lots of</b> …

Summer Vacation

5 Video Marketing Ideas That Will Boost Fourth of July Sales

The Fourth of July is one of the top travel periods for Americans, and certainly a glittering explosion of fireworks sales each year. But it may also be a perfect time to promote your business, especially when it comes to video.<p>Did you know that consumers are 39 percent more likely to share your …

Marketing

Don't Make These 7 Fourth of July Pet Mistakes

Make sure your Fourth of July festivities include pet safety measures.<p>There's no doubt about it, Fourth of July means celebrating. And if you're …

July 4th

July 4th S'mores Dip Is The Ultimate Potluck Dessert

Patriotism tastes good!<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Somehow, the 4th of July really sneaks up on me. While I'm busy enjoying the first days of summer and …

S'Mores

These Cupcakes Will Blow Your Mind

Firecracker-inspired treats perfect to celebrate Independence Day.<p>Bring these TNT cupcakes to a cookout or BBQ and you'll be hailed queen of the …

Cupcakes

Flamingos, pineapples, cacti and watermelon are this year’s summer garden party heroes

John Lewis are reporting record high sales, up 150% on last year, for all things garden party related for this summer. Here's what your garden party …

John Lewis

An annual Fourth of July boat parade was cancelled, and they’re blaming Trump

A popular boat parade celebrating the Fourth of July in New Orleans has been cancelled by its founder, and she says it’s because of President Trump.<p>“When I think about wearing my flag dress and waving flags; I don’t know what it means this year,” Katrina Brees told the Times-Picayune. “There are a …

Conservative POV

12 Unique Activities to Celebrate Fourth of July 2017 in NYC

The Fourth of July has its fair share of traditional celebrations, but if you're looking to mix it up, here's a list of 11 less-traditional …

July 4th

Displaying the Flag: Proper American Flag Etiquette

For anyone who needs a refresher this 4th of July.<p>Having an American flag waving in your front yard is a great way to show your patriotism — but there is certain protocol you have to follow. As a quick refresher, here are all the dos and don'ts to displaying the flag.<p><i>Infographic credit: Namie Genkin</i><p>…

American Flag

Moana Party Decor That'll Show Your Kid How Far You'll Go For Their Birthday

If your little one is begging for a <b>Moana</b>-themed birthday party (like every other kid we know right now), show them how far you'll go to make their birthday awesome with these adorable party decor items. Their party is going to be so fun that you'll have a really hard time not chanting "you're …

Walt Disney Company