By GalTime Frugalista Kristen Hagopian
Hey everybody - Happy Independence Day! Read on for some effortless ideas on doing up this wonderful red, white and blue holiday without spending a lot of green!
THE FOOD -
Nowhere in literary or movie history have I witnessed a 4 th of July menu that required champagne, filet minion and crème brulee. We're talking hotdogs, hamburgers, chips, lots of cold beverages and some fabulous apple pie here! Et Voila! Fourth of July menu perfection achieved! If you really want to dazzle, finish off the meal with a delicious red, white and blue-themed dessert. Try a light cake topped with white buttercream, blueberries and raspberries! Or perhaps a gorgeous fruit salad loaded with watermelon, blueberries and raspberries! Hit your local discount gourmet grocery to stock up on the best brand names for a fraction of the price, and remember at all times that calories don't count when you're celebrating America's independence. Trust me, Betsy Ross didn't snackRead More »from Fabulously Frugal Fourth of July