This article appeared in July 2015 Her Family.
Celebrate the Fourth of July with a healthy fruit salad. This festive, healthy dessert is perfect for Independence Day or any outdoor summer party.
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1 seedless watermelon, halved
1 pint fresh blueberries
1 pint fresh raspberries
1 quart fresh strawberries,
hulled and quartered
2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
On a flat surface, with a sharp knife cut half the watermelon into large slices, about 1/2-inch thick.
With a metal star-shaped cookie
cutter, cut star shapes out of the
Cut remaining watermelon into
In a large bowl, combine the
watermelon cubes, blueberries,
raspberries, and strawberries.
Add the watermelon star slices and sprinkle with lemon juice.
Yield: 12 servings
Serving Size: Serving Size: 3/4 cup, Calories: 119, Fat: 0, Saturated Fat: 0, Cholesterol: 0, Sodium: 0, Carbohydrates: 29g, Fiber: 4g, Protein: 0