It may be August but it’s still sweltering hot in the Midwest. After a long day in the heat (even if it’s for a fun activity) all you want to do is kick back and relax with a delicious drink. These easy drink recipes you can make at home have you covered whether you want a refreshing lemonade or something a little stronger at the end of the day.
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I think my kids are starting to go a little stir crazy at home. Tensions are definitely running high in my house. They are just as ready for school to start back up as I am.
Add into that all of the preparations to get ready for the upcoming year and it means a lot less time for all of the fun stuff we’ve been enjoying during the summer. Honestly, I’m hoping for something with a kick come the weekend like some of these delicious ideas below.
Homemade Peach Lemonade (Crystal and Co.)
This delicious sip is perfect for the whole family. It’s cool and refreshing, not to mention, totally easy to make.
Watermelon Lemonade (Mommy Evolution)
I’m seriously down for anything watermelon so this lemonade is perfect for me. Even better, she teaches you how to make your own watermelon juice so you can flavor a lot more than just lemonade.
Pineapple Malibu Slushie Recipe (Ann’s Entitled Life)
Forget Kona Ice. If you aren’t quite ready for summer to end, enjoy an adult beverage full of summer flavors like this slushie.
Hibiscus Iced Tea Recipe (Flour on my Face)
More of an iced tea fan? Mix it up with this awesome hibiscus iced tea for a refined take on your favorite drink.
Easy Homemade Strawberry Lemonade (Organized Island)
Yet another amazing lemonade recipe (can you ever really have too many?). This one is sure to be a hit with kiddos and parents alike!
Bailey’s Frozen Hot Chocolate Recipe (Live, Love, Texas)
When you’re wishing for cooler weather and boots, you can’t beat sipping on this frozen hot chocolate. It’s a cool take on a hot treat, pun totally intended.
Copycat Chik-Fil-A Lemonade Recipe (Cincy Shopper)
Obsessed with Chik-Fil-A’s lemonade? Now you can make it from the comfort of your own home with this super yummy recipe!
Starbucks Copycat Red Eye Drink (Julie’s Creative Lifestyle)
Of course, we all need a little something to get us through the day sometimes. You can’t beat a Red Eye when the day seems to drag by. Now you can enjoy this classic combination of coffee and espresso without even leaving the house.
Blackberry Mango Real Fruit White Wine Slushies (The Happy Housie)
Mango is absolutely delicious and another tropical fruit that simply screams summer. These white wine slushies combine mango and blackberry for a totally refreshing and cooling refreshment.
Refreshing Blackberry Mimosa Recipe (DIY Adulation)
Of course, you also can’t go wrong with a mimosa. This blackberry version is a sweet new way to sip your fave champagne!
There’s no excuse for boring sips with these easy drink recipes you can make at home. Don’t let the chaos of back to school drag you down. Remember to kick back and relax on occasion to keep those stress levels nice and low.
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