Watermelon Ideas for Summer

Jell-o-Watermelon dessert

There’s no doubt that summers in South Carolina are crazy hot!  If there’s a fruit that is light, refreshing and perfect for combating summer heat, it has to be watermelon!   With 4th of July Weekend  around the corner, I thought I’d give you a round up of fun ways to enjoy watermelon with your friends and family.

Watermelon-on-a-StickVia Somewhat Simple

Forget about unhealthy Lollipops or Ice Creams pops and go for a Juicy Watermelon on a stick!

Patriotic-watermelon-PopsVia Oh My! Creative

Aren’t these Healthy Popsicles perfect for your 4th of July Celebration?  They’re made with lemon Juice, blueberries and watermelon cut with a star cookie cutter.  Learn how to make them here.

Jell-o-Watermelon dessertVia Modern Mom

These Jello Watermelons will sure be a conversation starter at any party or gathering!  No need to say they’ll be a hit among the kiddos!  For step by step instructions go to the Modern Mom Blog.Watermelon-Star-PopsVia The Party Dress

Make your 4th of July celebration extra special by offering watermelon star pops to your guests.

All of these ideas are so easy to make but they will sure take your summer entertaining to a whole new level.  Like they say:  “love is in the details.”

For more 4th of July ideas and inspiration check our previous posts here and here.