When we think of summer we think of long days spent outside with friends soaking up the sun and laughing until night falls. What's one of the key ingredients to keeping the kids happy... popsicles! Ok, so maybe that's true for the parents too right?! Here's our favorite homemade recipes that are sure to get your tastebuds tingling!
1. Strawberry Milk Popsicles by Gemma's Bigger Bolder Baking
Think strawberry milkshake, but in a popsicle form! These are creamy and fruity, and way too easy to eat! Best of all they are dipped in white chocolate and confetti sprinkles just to make them even more amazing!
2. Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles by One Lovely Life
If you're looking for a healthier option then here it is! These bad boys are 100% fruit - just strawberries, watermelon, and lime zest and juice blended together and put into moulds. So simple right?!
3. Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Popsicles by Alana Jones-Mann
What?! Popsicles for breakfast?! Why did we never think of that! We love this morning combination of yogurt and fresh fruit, and making it into a popsicle is sure to get our kids way more excited about breakfast! Our favorite has to be the coconut and pineapple yogurt popsicle!
4. Healthy Greek Yogurt Chocolate Fudge Popsicles by Baker by Nature
Chocolate fudge and healthy in the same sentence... tell me more! How delicious do these creamy pops look which are made using only 4 ingredients!
5. Rainbow Popsicles by Gemma's Bigger Bolder Baking
How could we not choose these awesome rainbow popsicles... they most certainly got the kiddie vote! Made from simply pureed fruit assembled in layers, not only do they look stunning, they are also pretty healthy!
6. Fruit Salad Popsicles by One Little Project at a Time
Our kids love how these fruit salad popsicles contain 'hidden fruity treasure'! They can't wait to much their way though the popsicle to get to the fruit salad chunks. All that's needed is fresh fruit and apple juice!
Ok be honest- how many times did you lick your lips? We can't wait to Make Time Together inventing some new popsicle flavors together this summer!
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