Patriotic Fruit Skewers

22 Jun

4th of July Fruit Skewers
If you are looking for a quick, easy and cute snack for the 4th of July then I have the thing for you! Red, white and blue fruit skewers! They were super simple to put together and I think they disappeared faster than it took me to make them. It’s great to see kids grab for these fun skewers rather than chips or cookies….pretty much a mom’s dream come true!
4th of July Fruit Skewers
4th of July Fruit Skewers

1 pint strawberries, washed, hulled and dried
Star shaped or mini marshmallows
1 pint blueberries, washed and dried
Wooden skewers

Thread strawberries, marshmallows and blueberries onto the wooden skewers in whatever red, white and blue pattern you desire. I did some with lots of strawberries, some with lots of blueberries….whatever you like.

Recipe linked to Full Plate Thursday, This Week’s Craving, Totally Tasty Tuesday, Tasty Tuesday, Cast Party Wednesday and What I Whipped Up Wednesday.

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9 Responses to “Patriotic Fruit Skewers”

  1. Miz Helen June 24, 2012 at 4:17 pm #

    Hi Meg,
    What a fun little Skewers and a great idea for the 4th! Hope you are having a great week end and thank you so much for sharing on Full Plate Thursday.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

  2. Miz Helen June 28, 2012 at 9:41 am #

    Your recipe is featured on Full Plate Thursday. Hope you have a fabulous week end and enjoy your new Red Plate!
    Come Back Soon,
    Miz Helen

  3. Desi June 29, 2012 at 9:55 am #

    Love this! I went to buy the ingredients to make it but my Kroger doesn’t have the star marshmallows. Where did you get yours? Thanks so much!

    • Meg's Everyday Indulgence June 29, 2012 at 11:07 am #

      I found mine at Target in their seasonal section. Hope you can find them! They are infinitely cuter with stars but still work with mini’s.

      • Desi June 29, 2012 at 2:03 pm #

        I actually was just at Target and did find them! I figured Target should have em :) Can’t wait to make these!

  4. Tanya Schroeder July 2, 2012 at 8:55 am #

    What a cute idea! I love the addition of the marshmallow stars. This is really fun!

  5. Paula-Riverton Housewives July 2, 2012 at 12:00 pm #

    What a fun idea!! We’d love for you to link this up at our party! :-)


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