Perfect Summertime Sweets

Beat the summertime heat with these sweet treats!

Sour Patch Grapes 

Do your kids love sour candy? Here’s a sweet and sour alternative! This recipe uses Jolly Rancher and Jello mixes to turn grapes into less sugary versions of Sour Patch kids! Put the finished products in the freezer for a colder treat on warm summer days.

Fruit Pizza

Dessert pizza is delicious, especially when covered in cinnamon and icing (yum!), but this healthier option is perfect for warm summer days. The recipe includes instructions to make a giant sugar cookie from scratch, but pita bread could be used it you want a less sugary result. Cover the cookie or bread with cream cheese and top with your favorite sliced fruits. The recipe uses strawberries, kiwis, pineapple, raspberries, blueberries, and mandarin oranges as an example.

Disney Dole Whip Popsicles 

Enjoy a taste of Disneyland, without the crowds and lines, with these Dole Whip Popsicles! You’ll need one can of crushed pineapples, heavy cream, lime juice, orange juice, and sugar to make these delicious treats. You’ll mix all the ingredients together, pour into popsicle molds, freeze, and voila – Dole Whip Popsicles!

Berry Lemonade Popsicles 

To make these simple, but refreshing, berry popsicles, you’ll need lemonade starter, water, strawberries, and blueberries. These popsicles aren’t only tasty, but also pretty, making them perfect to serve at summer parties.

Enjoy these yummy treats! If you try any of them, tweet @fairmontschools to let us know how they turned out! For more recipes, follow our snack time board on Pinterest.


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