American Flag Ice Cream Sandwiches

Baystateparent Magazine

"The Recipe-A-Day Kids Cookbook" is the latest book for young cooks from the editors of Food Network Magazine. In this colorful new cookbook, kids will find ways to celebrate every occasion, big and small with 365 sweet and savory recipes and photos—one for every day of the year! 

Here's the recipe for July 4th: American Flag Ice Cream Sandwiches

Drizzle rectangular ice cream sandwiches with melted red and white candy melts to look like stripes, then spoon melted blue candy melts onto one end, sprinkle with white nonpareils and freeze.

From The Recipe-a-Day Kids Cookbook by Maile Carpenter and the editors of Food Network Magazine (Hearst Home Kids, $22.00)

Recipe-A-Day Kids Cookbook