So it is the Fourth of July, and we are all going to party it up. For some reason, we all have this common misconception that we need to let ourselves go during parties. How on earth do you eat healthy while you are celebrating America? Well, I am here to tell you that it is definitely possible. I mean, it is still beach and swim season, so we’ve got to hold it together. Below are some cute and healthy American party food along with fun ways to decorate your party.

 

Themed Food:


Yogurt Pops

 

Yogurt Pops, Healthy Party

See recipe at: The Winthrop Chronicles

 


Stars and Striped Kabobs

 

Fruit Kabobs, Healthy Party

source: Pinterest

 

 

Sweetly Stuffed

 

Stuffed Strawberries, Healthy Party

See recipe at: Lipstick Kitchen

 

 

Toasty Flag

 

Toast Flag, Healthy Party

source: Pinterest

 

 

Veggie Stars

 

Veggie Stars, Healthy Party

See recipe at: 1 Fine Cookie

 


Spiffy Strawberries

 

Covered Strawberries, Healthy Party

source: Craving Something Healthy

 

 

Grilled Pizza Crisps

 

Grilled Pizza Crisps, Healthy Party

See recipe at: Craving Something Healthy

 

 

Fruity Ice

 

Fruity Ice

source: Redbook

Make it even healthier by freezing coconut water!

 

 

“All American” Burgers:

 

Eggplant Burger

 

Eggplant Burger, Healthy Party

See recipe at: Yahoo! Shine

 

 

Turkey Burger

 

Turkey Burger, Healthy Party

See recipe at: A Food Centric Life

 

 

Broccoli Burger

 

Broccoli Burger, Healthy Party

See recipe at: One Green Planet

 

 

Party Décor:

 

Paper Fireworks

 

Paper Fireworks, Party Decor
source: Landee See Landee Do

Supplies: crate paper (preferable the red, white and blue variety), and staples

 

 

Jar Lanterns

 

Jar Lanterns, Party Decor

See instructions at: I Love to Create

 


Rustic Flag

 

Wood Flag, Party Decor
source: Pinterest

Supplies: wood, paint, and nails

 

 

Fourth Wreath

 

Fourth of July Wreath, Party Decor

See instructions at: Building Our Story

 

 

Tin Lanterns

 

Tin Lanterns, Party Decor

See instructions at: Social Culture

 

 

Holiday Centerpieces

 

Fourth of July Centerpiece, Party Decor
source: Pinterest

Supplies: vases, ribbon, and red, white, and blue flowers

 

 

Creative Croquet

 

Fourth of July Croquet, Party Decor
source: Pinterest

Supplies: croquet set, and red, white, and blue ribbon or tinsel

 

 

Make your Independence Day party healthy and festive with these recipes and craft ideas!

 
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