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Some other Fun Ideas, Keep In Mind Fourth of July Parties are Interchangable with "Memorial Day" BBQs. Here's some Super Cute Suggestions: http://blog.ctnews.com/selden/2010/06/28/not-your-average-fourth-of-july/
Jello Jigglers Cut Into Stars....
Cupcakes of Course....
A Memorial Day Poem
Each and every year
To honor those who gave their lives
Defending what we hold dear.
Their graves prove and remind us,
Our brave Americans gave their all
To put danger far behind us.
Fighting for the American way;
We admire them and respect them
On every Memorial Day.