Memorial Day Food & Drinks

Memorial Day Food & Drinks

Memorial Day: Remembrance, Fireworks, The red, The white, The blue, and above all else… Cookouts.

When it comes to memorial day cookouts, people think the obvious. Classic hamburgers, hot-dogs, drinks and cake.. Amiright? But, that doesn’t have to be the case! You can always do soooo many other food and drinks and I’m here to show ya!

First of all… The Main Course.

Redeye rubbed burgers with Worcestershire-glazed onions

redeye rubbed burgers with worcestershire glazed onions

Taco Salad Flag

Flag Taco Salad - Step 5

Grilled Chicken Fajita Kebabs

Firecracker Hot Dogs

Firecracker Hot Dogs set

Pastry filled with Smokehouse BBQ

A fun 4th of July BBQ dinner that's quick and easy to make. Tutorial at

Next is your… Sides.

Italian Pasta

Pasta Salad (4 of 4)

Loaded Tater Tot Skewer

Loaded Tater Tot Skewers

KFC Coleslaw

KFC Coleslaw is a five minute side dish you'll enjoy all summer long with your favorite chicken and more! Tastes exactly like the original!

Baked Beans

Best Baked Beans for BBQ, picnics and gatherings

Summer Panzanella

My favorite time… Dessert!

Dipped Ice Cream Cones (I made this one ↘︎)


Build your own s’mores

Summer Fun! What a fun way to serve summer's must-have dessert--S'mores!

Summer Fruit Salad

Blueberries, apples, and strawberries make up this light and fresh summer fruit salsa. It is perfect side dish or dessert recipe for Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day cookouts with it’s beautiful red, white, and blue colors and served with crisp, sweet, cinnamon chips shaped like stars.

Firecracker Cake

Show your patriotism with this Firecracker Cake! The red, white, and blue runs inside and out!! Great for Memorial Day, the 4th of July or any occasion you want to share a little American pride!

Red, white, blue strawberries

Cake Pop Patriotic Flag

And finally… The Drinks

Fresh Squeezed Lemonade

Patriotic Sangria

red, white and blue sangria | Patriotic Cocktails | 4th of July Drinks | American Flag inspired cocktails | Red, White and Blue Drinks | Memorial Day Drinks |

Just for kids drink


Blueberry Lime Frozen Margarita

Blueberry Lime Frozen Margaritas - #drinks, #summer #blueberries #Lime #vegan #glutenFree #kosher #margaritas

Ocean Water Punch

Ocean Water Punch


That’s all the food I have for today! If you decide to make these then comment below! ♥︎ Also, if you decide to drink, be safe!

As always thanks for stopping by.. Happy Memorial Day!


The Best Memorial Day Sales: 2018

The Best Memorial Day Sales: 2018

Memorial Day.

Such a beautiful day to remember the ones who have passed. But, with such a beautiful day.. comes some awesome sales! So, that being said, here’s come pretty good sales and an item from each to help get ya started. Check em out!

P.S. I’ll be updating the lists daily as I find more sales that happen!! So keep a look out!


Nordstrom: Half Yearly Sale – 40% off women, men, and kid styles. (These Kendra Scott earrings are perfect and $75 to $29.89 also this black jumpsuit is so cute and was $96.00 and now only $47.98!)

eBayExtra 15% off select home, garden, and sporting good products with the code “PMEMDAY.” (This giant inflatable flamingo float is too cute and down from $73 to just $24.99!!)

Ann Taylor: 40% off your order using code SOREADY. (Look how sweet this suede clutch is! On sale for $49.88 and was $98)

Sears: Up to 30% off grills and up to 50% off patio furniture. Plus, use code “SALUTE” for 10% off. (This 3 piece chair and table set was $849.90 to $359.99!)

American Eagle: Take 25 – 60% off AE men & women, Aerie, and tailgate items! (This comfy tee is too cute ($24.95 to $17.46) and it would be super cute with these overalls or these)

French Connection: 30% off New In dresses using code DRESSMEFC (I love this oversized striped shirt it was $98 and now $59.99)

GAP: Up to 50% off everything, plus an extra 20% off everything & free shipping using code “PARTY.” (These knotted mules are absolutely adorable and was $69.95 to $48.80 after code)

Old Navy: 50% off all tees, tanks, swim and shorts! 30% off all dresses. (This swing top was $26.99 and now only $19!) Wore it here ↓

Chambray Shorts & Swing Top


Pottery Barn: 70% off select items (I think this whicker accent table is the perfect little patio table!)

Pier 1 Imports50% off in stores and online all weekend. This 6 x 9 rug is so vintage and beautiful! It was $599.95 and the sale price is $299.98!

Lulu & Georgia: 15% off $300 using code LONGWKND15, 20% off $600 using code LONGWKND20, 25% off $900 using code LONGWKND25. (This pari rug is so pretty and so many bloggers have it, like here ↓ )

Boohoo: 50% off everything using code GIMME (Love this halter neck swimsuit that’s 47% off and was $46 and now $24!)

BH Cosmetics: 35% off site-wide and FREE gift with $25+ purchase (This beautiful, colorful palette is on sale for under $15!)

Bauble Bar: Up to 75% off! (So many favs but I love these turquoise tassel earrings, blush tassel necklace, and this sweet ring! ALL UNDER $19!


For right now this is all I have for you! I promise though, I will continue to add more sites as I find them!

Happy Shopping and Happy (early) Memorial Day! ♥︎