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Truth be told, I don’;t usually decorate for Memorial Day.? I also don’;t usually decorate for Fourth of July because I’;m always in Utah.? But for some reason, I saw my little flags in the hutch drawer and I really wanted to do something with them.? I also wanted to do something with my old jars. It was time to try a Memorial Day Craft!

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I thought about what I could fill the jars with that would be festive for either Memorial day or Fourth of July.? I wanted to use something I already had.? I grabbed my bag of rice and food coloring and colored me some rice.

I wanted to do about 5 of these and set the outdoor tableaccent pillow case baby,with a long line of jars. But it was raining, so my indoor display will have to do.

Coloring Rice:

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This was the simplest idea I have ever done.? I poured the rice in a glass bowl, dropped a few drops of food coloring right on the rice and mixed until well blended.?? Once blended, I poured into my jars by color. Done!

See?? Simple.

The beauty is that I can leave this up til after the fourth of July.? Sweet!

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