5 Refreshing Infused Water Recipes
These 5 refreshing infused water recipes will make you love water again! Simple, easy, and delicious!
We all know that we should be drinking more water. Like constantly drinking water. Yet, how do I put this? Sometimes, water can be a little boring!
As a mom, there is so much to keep up with, and we really don’t want to add another thing to our ‘to do’ list. Logging our water consumption is something most of us just don’t have time for. #aintnobodygottimeforthat
But, these infused water recipes are so simple and easy to make! These infused waters are insanely delicious, even the kids will want in on the action! 🙂
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So are you ready to take your water to the next level? Let’s get started!
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What Can I Use To Make Infused Water?
The ingredients you use for your infused water is entirely up to you. I like using fresh fruit and herbs together to make my flavored water. But, the possibilities are endless!
Once you have all your ingredients ready, just place in a pitcher, and pour some cold water on top. Easy peasy!
YOU KNOW YOU WANNA PIN IT
Is Infused Water Healthy?
I am no doctor, except when kissing boo boos and cleaning scrapes. 😉 However, when you drink water, you just feel better! Your skin looks better, and you will have more energy.
I think that’s a winning hydration situation, don’t you?
How Long Does Infused Water Last?
It typically takes 2-4 hours for all the flavors in your infused water to get happy. You can also make your flavored water, and put it in the fridge overnight.
How long your infused water will last relies on the ingredients used. For example, basil typically lasts 2-3 days in the fridge. So, it might be a little flimsy, and not as flavorful after that amount of time.
You will honestly be drinking your refreshing infused water amazingness, so quickly that it will be gone before you know it!
Show Me The Infused Water Recipes
These are my hands down favorite infused water recipes. You will love them too!
1. Orange and Basil
Slice 6-8 oranges, and add to pitcher. Next, add 10 pinched basil leaves to the pitcher. Pour in about 8 cups of cold filtered water.
Y’all…Y’ALL..this water is my JAM! I love all of these infused water recipes, but I am majorly crushing on this one!
The citrus is complimented so nicely with the basil. You will love it!
2. Blueberry, Lime, and Mint
Add 1 quart fresh blueberries, and 6 sliced limes to your pitcher. Add 10-15 pinched mint leaves. Pour in about 8 cups of cold filtered water.
This water is out of this world good! Adding lime and mint to this infused water, give it a little zip that is amazingly refreshing and delicious!
If you are looking for more Summer recipe deliciousness, check out this super easy pico de gallo recipe.
3. Watermelon and Lime
You will add 2 cups of cubed watermelon, and 6 sliced limes to your pitcher. Pour in about 8 cups of cold filtered water.
You will love this infused water recipe on a super hot Summer day. The watermelon adds a little sweetness, and the lime adds some zip.
4. Strawberry Basil
Slice 8-10 fresh strawberries, and add to pitcher. Next, add 10 pinched basil leaves to the pitcher. Pour in about 8 cups of cold filtered water.
This Strawberry Basil infused water recipe is refreshing, with a hint of sweet. The perfect Summertime drink!
5. Cucumber and Mint
Add 1 sliced cucumber, and 10-15 pinched mint leaves to your pitcher. Pour in about 8 cups of cold filtered water.
You will love how refreshing and clean this infused water recipe is! It’s like a spa in your mouth. Yes, that’s a thing…I think it is at least! 😉
You Are An Official Infused Water Rockstar!
These infused water recipes are packed with flavor, and are super easy to make. Tell me, which one will you try first?
Stay hydrated mamas!
I struggle to drink water so much!!! Maybe i need to try some of these!!!
I think these would really help you! I know water can be kind of plain, and boring. These infused water recipes really help to add some zip. XO Amanda
I love infused waters! I bought one of those water bottles with the insert for fruit when I was working, but haven’t used it since becoming a stay at home mom. I’m going to take it out of the pantry and try one of your recipes today!
Oh wonderful! I am so happy that the recipes inspire you, and I hope you find a new favorite! Those water bottles intrigue me…I just may have to get one! XO
Great ideas, thank you
So glad you like them! XO
Humm, looks like I will be drinking more water this summer! I’m excited to try the orange and basil.
It is so yummy! I think you will really like it! XO
They all look so good!!
Thank you! They are super refreshing and delicious! XO
These sound absolutely delicious! I am super excited to try the orange one. I agree, that water can get boring, but I always try to get in plenty throughout the day. Thanks for sharing!
The orange one is super yummy! I hope you love it! XO
I love the sound of the strawberry-basil water! I love pairing basil with berries. Can you really taste the blueberries when you put them into water? I never would have guessed that!
I am majorly crushing on the strawberry basil one! Yes you can taste the blueberries! It is mellow, but you know they are there. ? XO
I love fruit infused water, but I need to try it with herbs – even better, I’m sure!
Adding the herbs just takes it to a whole other level! So SO good! XO
I especially love lemon in my water. I was doing so well and then summer happened and little sleep and more caffeine needed – LOL. Love these ideas! xoxo ERIN
Lemon in water is so yummy! I totally get the NEED for caffeine! I hope you try some of them soon. XO
The watermelon and lime one sounds so refreshing! Love watermelon in the summer.
It is so good! I love watermelon in the Summer too! XO
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