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25 Homemade Popsicles Recipes For Kids (Easy)

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Healthy homemade popsicle for kids to beat the heat this summer!

25 easy kid-friendly popsicle recipes with popsicle mold hacks you will want to try! 


Healthy Homemade Popsicles For Kids


Homemade popsicles are a fun and easy snack for kids to make that doesn’t make a big mess or heat up the kitchen on hot summer days.

Kids love making homemade popsicles in the summertime because they are a fun, refreshing treat!

Kids can also choose their favorite flavors and ingredients, mix them together, and watch them freeze into delicious popsicles.

Making homemade popsicles with fruit is a great mom hack because it’s delicious and nutritious. 

From fresh fruit to fruit juice to yogurt, the options for popsicle recipes are endless!

Making homemade ice pops with kids can help them develop healthy eating habits and a greater appreciation for healthy food.

Easy And Healthy Popsicle Recipes

Last summer, we bought the Zoku instant popsicle maker, which freezes your pops in 7 minutes! We love it and use it all the time!


Just freeze the Zoku container.

When you are ready, you can easily pour your ingredients in, and it freezes them right on your kitchen counter. 

I was able to make up to 9 pops in it before I needed to refreeze the container.

I ended up buying the airtight storage container that goes along with it to hold the extra popsicles in the freezer. 

If you are willing to wait it out, silicone and stainless steel molds are a good choice.

They work very well at freezing and releasing fresh popsicles. 


How To Make Popsicles Without A Mold – Popsicle Mold Hacks

Now if you have come to this post wanting to make some yummy popsicles for your kids but you don’t have any molds, I’ve got you covered!

Here are my mom hacks for making popsicles without a mold:

  • Use a muffin tin.
  • Use paper cups.
  • Recycle, and use leftover yogurt containers.
  • Or the classic, use an ice tray.

If you don’t have any popsicle sticks, then use a spoon.

Don’t let anything hold you back from making some of these delicious homemade popsicles with your kids today!

25 Homemade Popsicles For Kids

Healthy homemade popsicles for kids to enjoy summer while beating the heat! Easy and healthy homemade ice pops that make the perfect snack for hot summer days!

For more delicious summer recipes, check out these kid-approved dinner salads!

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Let me know what you think of these recipes in the comments or if you have any popsicle recipes that your family loves!

Be sure to check out this list of fun teen summer bucket list ideas and this list of summer bucket list ideas for kids!

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Mari Corso

Wednesday 8th of July 2020

Wow! What a resource for the kids and I! Thank you.


Wednesday 8th of July 2020

Wow! Great ideas! Wanna try them all!


Friday 3rd of July 2020

Wow, these look so refreshing and cool right now that my mouth is watering! Thanks for sharing!

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