Summertime sippers don't have to be boozy! Get your mocktail on with these clever drinks!
Here's the thing. I want your life to be happy. No, I neeeed your life to be happy. And unlike those other bloggers out there who just say things to get you to taste their really awesome food, I'm not just full of hot air. No way. I need your life to be happy so much that I'm here to deliver. Pull out the twisty straw. Get ready to sip your face into this cool Watermelon Slushie
The bottom of this two-layer sipper is all minty pineapply goodness. The top is a layer of watermelony joy. Are you feeling the love? Are you getting the happy gene? Because, if not, we're two seconds away from IV'ing this into your arm and getting this slushy going right into your bloodstream.
Pure ingredients. Simple instructions. Life really can be this happy. Start sipping.
Here's how it all begins.
Basic, basic, perfectly basic ingredients. Grab them. Go. You want this now.
Mix the bottom layer first, dribble it into the bottom of a mason jar. Clean your blender and start all over again with the watermelon layer. Once it's in place, give it a little fruit garnish and then all you need is a straw! Serve immediately and smile. Happiness is served.
Here are a few awesome slurps from our friends at Coke:
You know that moment at the end of the day, when everything slows down and you take a big, sweet breath? Yeah, that moment. It's a mocktail.
This drink is what happens when you mix mojito flavors with lemonade. Then serve it all on a summer day. Pure bliss.
It's a Cosmo. Without that tipsy part afterward. Light, bright, refreshing. This is one sipper you wanna make room for in your summer.
There's nothing like a Bloody Mary. Except for the goodness of a Bloody Mary turned alcohol-free. This recipe shows you how.
If you like Rum and Coke, then you're gonna love this easy peasy Coca-Cola Spice Mocktail. It's so good, you might want two. Good new, you can have two AND drive. This is perfection.
Pull out the tiny umbrellas, girl. Toss on the muu-muu. This non-alcoholic Sweet and Sour Slide will have you feeling rather like sunbathing the day away.
And here are some of our fave mocktails from Tablespoon:
So then, it happened. You threw a party and served this funky little punch and became the belle of the ball. Don't say we didn't give you a heads up.
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Marinated wine is one thing, but you can still enjoy all the fresh and fruity goodness of a sangria without a bottle of the fully-fermented stuff. This recipe will get you on the road to sangria success.
Peach daiquiri without the hiccups? We'll take eleven. Which is exactly how many you'll be hoping for, too, once you whip up this beautiful little sipper.
Coffee, cream, and a whole lotta flavor. That's what you can expect from this incredible little drink. Perfect for finishing off any evening with a kiss of sweetness!
You know those friends who are always sooo disciplined on their diets? They're always showing up at parties and saying they're not drinking because alcohol is too high in calories. Yeah, them. Serve some serious lovin' up to their drink-thirsted lips with these fun Mock Margaritas! Goodness everyone can get into! Brooke blogs at Cheeky Kitchen where she shares crazy simple, healthy family recipes. She joined Tablespoon to share some of her best, so keep an eye on Brooke's profile to see what she cooks up next!