Fourth of July Crafts for Kids: Flour Lawn Stars. Cut out star stencil, sprinkle grass with water (to make the flour stick) and then sprinkle with flour. This idea also works for Canada's July Birthday. Just substitute the star for a Maple Leaf.
Outback Ranch Dressing - this is a favorite from 2013 with fresh cut vegetables. I started with full fat ingredients, then sub. light sour cream, then later light mayo, then I upped the buttermilk. Update now use Greek Yogurt instead of mayo.
No helium needed to fill balloons for parties.just vinegar and baking soda! I NEED TO REMEMBER THIS! this is important since helium is not a renewable source and is in such short supply-kid science project