Summer Drink Recipes For Kids

Summer Drink Recipes For Kids

Remember the days when Kool-Aid was the drink of choice? With Recipe4Living you can make summer drinks for your kids that are healthy and low in sugar.

One of the great things about summer is the longer days and the warmer temperatures. That means kids are outside playing longer and they're not in the house constantly looking for something to do. The downside is that if you're like most parents’ you'll have a backyard full of kids wanting something cool to drink at some point during the season.

Of course, you could serve them plain-old Kool-aid or juices, but that can get expensive and isn't always the most nutritious way to go. Or, you could serve up some great homemade summer drinks and have the reputation as the "coolest" mom in the neighborhood. Why not try some of these great drink recipes especially for kids the next time it's your turn to provide something refreshing.

Alcohol-Free Fruity Sangria
For your more adventurous juice-drinkers or just a refreshing cocktail.

The Oasis
This is the BEST and most refreshing summertime drink! It features watermelon and sherbet and lemon lime soda! Mmmm 
to die for!

Old-Fashioned Pink Lemonade

Serve this classic drink in pitchers or plastic cups.

Watermelon Lemonade
You'll love what a little watermelon can do for homemade lemonade.

Fat-Free Strawberry-Yogurt Smoothie
Drink to your health! The strawberries in this low fat smoothie are rich in vitamin C and the milk, yogurt and  Crystal Light Calcium team up to provide an excellent source of calcium.

Sunshine Swizzle
This refreshing citrus beverage provides a good source of vitamin C.

Mock Tequila Sunrise
With the alcohol left out, it's perfect for any kiddie-cocktail hour.

Honolulu Punch
This is a fruity and fun drink during the summer.

Citrus Kool-Aid
When my sisters and children were small we camped a lot and had very little money. I wanted something that the children as well as the adults would drink. I love lemonade, but lemons were so expensive, so I came up with this  and now Kool Aid makes something like it.

Strawberry Lemonade
The perfect thirst-quencher on a perfect summer day.


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