To make your summer extra cool, we’d like to draw your attention to a revolutionary way to boost your beverages—flavored ice cubes. These fun cubes are the perfect way to beat the heat; they liven up everything from a glass of H2O to your standard lemonade recipe. Click through the slideshow below for fresh fruit flavors, creative chocolate cubes, and more.

Get Juiced

Here’s a juicy scoop: blogger Ciara, of My Fussy Eater fame, got her young daughter to stay hydrated in the summer by jazzing up glasses of water with these juice ice cubes. They’re easy to whip up and pretty, too—just freeze layers of juice (Ciara used orange and cranberry) in ice cube trays and voila!
Get the recipe here.

photo: My Fussy Eater

Which ice cubes will your kiddos love most? Share with us in the comment section below!

—Abigail Matsumoto