July 4th is just around the corner, and we all know that a small (or big!) celebration is in order. This year we're gearing up to show our patriotic pride by making some OH-SO-PRETTY desserts with our little ones! Try one of these easy snacks, from fruity to colorful to just a smidge savory, there's something for every member of the familia here.

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Firecracker Popcorn 1

What kid doesn't love popcorn? It makes an easy snack, and no patriotic snack is easier to make than this 4-ingredient sweet treat!

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Red, White & Blue Parfait 2

Red, White & Blue Parfait

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If you're looking to sneak in a little nutrition into your July 4th festivities, then look no further than this berry-full parfait. Just make sure to save some for breakfast the next day, too!

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Patriotic Watermelon Pizza 3

Patriotic Watermelon Pizza

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A watermelon pizza is our new go-to for summertime fun, and this patriotic take on the kid-friendly dessert is just PERFECT this year.

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4th of July Rice Krispies Treats 4

4th of July Rice Krispies Treats

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Star-shaped desserts are a cute way to celebrate this holiday, and these Rice Krispies Treats take just a few extra steps to make. 

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Fruit Cubes 5

Fruit Cubes

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If your little ones are fans of sparkling water, lemonade or lemon-lime soda, then make a couple batches of these adorable ice cubes for the Fourth celebration. Hint: you could even add these to a not-so-kid-friendly drink for the adults.

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Fourth of July Dipped Pretzels 6

Fourth of July Dipped Pretzels

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If you're a huge fan of something salty and sweet (the way I am!), then these easy dipped pretzels are exactly what you'll want to serve.

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Red, White & Blue Strawberry Cheesecake Bites 7

Cheesecake is everyone's favorite, and these tiny strawberry bites are the BEST way to serve up some sweetness along with some nutrition. The kids won't even know it!

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Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches 8

Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches

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If you're NOT looking forward to the heat but also don't have a whole lot of time to prep a cool dessert, go for these 2-ingredient ice cream sammies that the kids will LOVE!

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Jello Firecracker Dessert 9

Jello Firecracker Dessert

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Easy and oh-so-pretty firecracker desserts may take you a little more time than some, but the overall look is SO worth it.

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Flag Dip 10

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Flag Dip

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Did you know that a sweet dip is a MUST for any holidays? Well, now you do! This cookie dough version with flag M&Ms on top is a festive way to decorate the table–and everyone's tummies!

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Red, White and Blue Marshmallow Wands 11

Marshmallows are a MUST during any summer party, and these pretty dipped versions are easy to make and even EASIER to eat.

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4th of July Dipped Oreo Flags 12

4th of July Dipped Oreo Flags

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Oreos are a fantastic treat, and these dipped ones are delicious. Change it up with white Oreos to be a little different than the rest.

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Red Velvet 4th of July Cupcakes 13

Red Velvet 4th of July Cupcakes

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Who doesn't absolutely LOVE red velvet cupcakes? We do! Make a regular batch–but decorate them to fit perfectly for your patriotic party.

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Patriotic Cones 14

Patriotic Cones

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Ice cream is an absolute MUST during the warm months, especially July! Decorate the cones you would usually serve it in to match the festivities.

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Firecracker Bananas 15

If fruit is calling your name and your little ones are huge fans of bananas (duh!), then these firecracker treats are an absolute MUST to make and serve!

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4th of July Bark 16

Chocolate, chocolate and MORE chocolate is exactly what we want... pretty much all the time. So what's easier and better than this patriotically themed bark?!

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