I never knew...
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!
AND! Did you know that this is National Watermelon Month?
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!!
these watermelon, chocolate chip cookies were found @ Amanda's Cookin'
these sweet baby bibs are found @ Crafty Avenue
these adorable watermelon stars found @ No Biggie
this watermelon fountain was found @ Our Life in a Click
go to her blog to find the recipe for the goodness that's inside!
these summer stackables were found @ Sawdust Sanity
this knit watermelon hat was found @Craftically
this adorable wooden hanging watermelon was found @How Does She?
_____________________________________this fun watermelon "cake" was found @ Living Fruity
extra credit QUESTION:
how do you pick the perfect watermelon?