Easy Sand Candles- Pay tribute to the Stars and Stripes (emphasis on the stripes). Red, white, and blue bands of sand dress up votive candles to make flickering lights that are cheerful and fun. via Martha Stewart Living
Just put frozen blueberries, ice cubes, and fresh strawberries in glass beverage server, fill with water. The fruit flavors the water ever so subtly - SO refreshing on a hot day! seems like the perfect drink for a of July party!