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Cool for The Summer Recipes: Popsicles and more

Memorial Day weekend is perfect for frozen recipes. From kiwi sorbet to mint lemon Popsicle’s, we have sweet healthy recipes for all. Stay cool for the summer, bring the family in the kitchen and create yummy dessert goodies.

1. Kiwi Sorbet

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Sorbet is mostly known as a citrus, orange mango flavor. But sorbet can be made from any fruit. Kiwi is an underrated spring fruit. Sweet and just a bit sour, of course this is a great choice for sorbet. Just a few ingredients and steps to follow for a soft sorbet.

10 Kiwi fruits
5/8 cup Sugar
1/4 Cup of Lime Juice

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How to make it:
Step 1: Peel the kiwi fruits and chop into chunks. Put peeled kiwi in the fridge for 3 hours to let freeze.

Step 2: Put the kiwi chunks into a blender, add in the lime juice and sugar. Blend everything until you see a smooth consistency.

Step 3: Place in the freezer and let chill for 2 to 3 hours. Scoop into a bowl and stay cool for the summer.

2. Fast Latte, Fast Ice Milk Tea, Fast milk Green Tea

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Are you a coffee or tea lover? During the warmer days, hot coffee and tea just don’t work. Stay cool with iced coffee or iced tea. These simple recipes will have yo drinking coffee and tea all day long.


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How to make it: 
Step 1: Make your favorite coffee or tea. It can be flavored coffee, any herbal tea or any flavor your heart desires.

Step 2: Once brewed, put the coffee or tea into the ice tray overnight and allow to freeze.

Step 3: Place the ice cubes into a cup, add milk or creamer and let melt. Add a syrup for extra flavor and enjoy your milk tea, milk green tea or latte!

Homemade iced coffee or tea is going to be your favorite drink to stay cool for the summer.

3. Mint Lemon Popsicle

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Popsicle’s are a must-have for summer. But with so much sugar in each one, they aren’t the healthiest to eat. The mint lemon Popsicle is made of fresh fruits and no additives. Easy to make and delicious to taste!

Mint leaves
5 Fresh lemon
1/2 cup water

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How to make it:
Step 1: Slice lemons and squeeze lemon juice into a bowl. Add 1/2 cup of water to the lemon juice.

Step 2: Put the lemon water into the Popsicle ice mold add a couple mint leaves. Place in the freezer overnight.

Step 3: Grab a Popsicle and savor the refreshing taste of lemon and mint!

4. Strawberry+ Blueberry Smoothie

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Smoothies are a staple sweet treat and a great alternative snack. Add in your favorite fruits some milk, and greens for a delicious frozen treat.

Frozen Strawberries
1 Cup (Almond) Milk or Water

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Tip: Blend the flavors separate for an decorative ombre look.

How to make it: 
Step 1: Slice the strawberries and bananas. Toss into blender, add your choice of water or milk add 1 tbsp of honey and blend.

Step 2: Place blueberries into the blender, add add your choice of water or milk add 1 tbsp of honey and blend. Put the smoothie into the cup.

Step 3: Slice strawberries to place inside the cup, add both smoothie blends into cup. Place strawberry and blueberries on top of smoothie for a snack and decoration.

Tip: Smoothies are best when you add in extra nutrients. For a more filling smoothie add in steel cut oats. If you don’t like healthy greens like spinach and kale, add them into the smoothie and all you taste are sweet fruits.

Don’t forget to stay cool for the summer!

Check below for Smoothie Essentials to Stay Cool for the Summer!

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MB Positive Bottle

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Adorable Cat Juicer

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