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.

Star Spangled Apple Pie

Three cheers for this delicious slice of Americana. The cutout stars make it perfect for your Fourth of July feast. Serve with your child’s favorite vanilla frozen yogurt or ice cream. You’ll find the recipe on Apple a Day.

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

— Eva Ingvarson Cerise