8/14/10

Melon Water Contains NO Watermelon!

I never knew...
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Melon Water
1 cantaloupe
8 cups water
1/2 cup sugar
Cut cantaloupe in half and scoop out seeds
and place them in the blender. Add 3 cups
chopped cantaloupe and 1 cup water. Puree. Strain into
a pitcher. Add 7 cups of water and 1/2 cup sugar.
Stir and Enjoy!
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AND! Did you know that this is National Watermelon Month?
It is.
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ANYWHO....
I love this time of year! The sun shines brighter, the water is warmer, and the watermelon tastes better! Here are some amazing ideas that SASSY, crafty blogs have done to celebrate the season of WATERMELON!!
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these watermelon, chocolate chip cookies were found @ Amanda's Cookin'
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these sweet baby bibs are found @ Crafty Avenue
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these adorable watermelon stars found @ No Biggie
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this watermelon fountain was found @ Our Life in a Click
go to her blog to find the recipe for the goodness that's inside!
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these summer stackables were found @ Sawdust Sanity
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this knit watermelon hat was found @Craftically
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this adorable wooden hanging watermelon was found @How Does She?
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this fun watermelon "cake" was found @ Living Fruity
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extra credit QUESTION:
how do you pick the perfect watermelon?

10 comments:

Eboix said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog, yours is adorable as well, love it!!

ShadowCase said...

These are all fantastic ideas! Thanks for your comment today!

JAZEVOX said...

cool, i never seen so many watermelon crafting/food designs before, i like it, looks really fun and colorful.

new follower from NewFriendFriday at Treehouse, jazevox

Grandma Carla said...

You are a VERY clever person!!! Thanks for making it easy to check out the other sites!!!

Moogie said...

Great post!!!

Heather said...

Cute Cute!!! I love all the Watermelon ideas! And would have never thought that melon water wouldn't have watermelon!

ourlifeinaclick.blogspot.com said...

Wow! Thanks for the feature!!!!!!


heather

MaryBerry Boutique said...

I love watermelons they are so cute! How to pick the perfect watermelon? I have always been told that if it has a big yellowish green place on the side its good. But to be totally honest i think its a hit and miss. I always pick one and pray it taste good!:)

Amanda said...

Thank you so much for featuring my watermelon cookies!

{ L } said...

Those watermelon cookies are the CUTEST!! What an adorable idea.