With my kids all hopped up from 7-Eleven’s Free Slurpee Day, I realized it was high time to start pulling together some recipes for healthy summer sips that wouldn’t leave them turning somersaults from the sugar and artificial color. Much to my surprise, slushie-making at home is easy! There are so many beautiful recipes for healthful, summer slushies, using real ingredients and hardly a pinch of the fake stuff.
Here are 9 of my favorite homemade slushie recipes for summer!
Homemade Blackberry Granita Slushies 1 of 8These blackberry granitas are just as colorful as store-bought slushies, but the color comes straight from all-natural blackberries, rather than artificial dyes.
Make blackberry granita slushies
Healthy Strawberry Lemonade Slurpees 2 of 8Healthy and homemade, this strawberry lemonade slurpee recipe has all the great flavor with way fewer calories!
Make healthy strawberry lemonade slurpees
Arnold Palmer Slushies 3 of 8Arnold Palmer slushies turn the ultimate summertime sip into a chilly refresher!
Make Arnold Palmer slushies
3-Ingredient Homemade Slurpees 4 of 8Three simple ingredients are all you need to make these homemade slurpees.
Make 3-ingredient slurpees
Cherry Limeade Slushies 5 of 8Cherry limeade slushies are fresh, fast, and fantastic! Make these cool treats on any summer day for the ultimate refreshment.
Make cherry limeade slushies
Sunshine Slush 6 of 8The lemon, orange, and pineapple flavors in this slush combine for a perfectly "sunny" summer treat!
Make sunshine slush
Non-Alcoholic Icy Watermelon Margaritas 7 of 8Blend up a batch of these icy, non-alcoholic watermelon margaritas for a treat that your kids will enjoy as much as you will!
Make non-alcoholic icy watermelon margaritas
Simple Melon Slush 8 of 8This beautiful melon slush is so easy, you might just surprise yourself with how much time you have to relax and sip it up!
Make simple melon slush