Looking for a festive Fourth of July dish that even your even the littlest patriots can enjoy? While there are plenty of red, white and blue desserts out there, we’ve curated a list of treats that are kid-friendly (i.e. no booze or caffeine) and simple enough you can almost make them with one baby on your hip. Click through the gallery to choose a treat that even your baby can smash into his mouth.

A Star-Spangled Tart

Raise the flag for this ultra-patriotic tart that combines a crispy crust with a sweetened whipped cream filling and lots of berries your babe can pull off and nibble on. Find out how to make it at Sweetsonian.

Photo: Sweetsonian


What’s your little’s favorite festive treat? Tell us in a comment below.

— Eva Ingvarson Cerise