Red, White and Blue Confetti Popper

Red, White & Blue Confetti Popper from Cupcakes and Crinoline

A Confetti Popper is so much fun.  I made this one with my little guy as Part of the Red, White and Blue Ultimate Roundup.  Check out all of the links below ~ over 100 bloggers came together to share crafts, recipes, projects and more to celebrate the 4th of July or any Holiday that requires a little Red, White and Blue! How To Make a Confetti Popper Supplies: Empty Water … [Read more...]

Fourth of July Layered Beverages

Red, White and Blue Layered Beverages

Layered beverages are a breeze to make.  You can use any color combos you would like.  There is only one rule to remember ~ whichever of your liquids contains the MOST sugar will sink to the bottom, the next most sugar will comprise your middle layer and the least amount of sugar will be your top layer. In honor of Independence Day I made these drinks Red, White and Blue. For this drink I used 100% … [Read more...]

Washi Tape Chalkboard Flag ~ 4th of July Quick and Easy Craft

Washi Tape Chalkboard Flag

I love Independence Day and all that it represents ~ what a joy to have such a wonderful day to celebrate.  I also love the flag  and {almost} anything flag related. You can make this washi tape flag on almost any surface ~ glass, windows, walls or a chalkboard frame in under 3 minutes...I timed myself ;) All you need is some washi tape ~ I ordered mine when it was the Pick Your Plum Deal of the Day {they had a … [Read more...]

Red White and Blue ~ 4th of July Preview

Patriotic and Summer Washi Tape

Three cheers for the Red, White and Blue and for Independence Day ~ I have some crafts and recipes in the works for the 4th of July and wanted to give you a quick sneak peek. I'll have a quick and easy paper lantern updo {Dollar Tree!} ~ some festive cupcakes and a Red, White and Blue drink with these paper straws from Hobby Lobby. I also just ordered some of the red, white and blue Washi Tape from Pick Your Plum ~ it … [Read more...]

Happy Independence Day


  Freedom is a gift to be cherished, appreciated, and exercised.  We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. The Declaration of Independence July 4, 1776 “The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil Constitution, are … [Read more...]