7 (Easy!) All Natural Popsicles Recipes Perfect for Summer



Recipe #6: Strawberry Lime Basil

I hear you. You’re reading this and thinking: “strawberry, lime… and basil?”

Trust me on this one! The basil and lime essential oil combination add a lovely freshness that balances beautifully with the robust fruity strawberry flavor.

Enjoy this one poolside while the kids play. It’s a wonderfully refreshing popsicle recipe perfect for the those hot summer days!


4 cups strawberries (fresh or frozen)

3 tbsp honey

1/2 c. milk

1 drop lime

1/2 drop Rocky Mountain Oils Basil Essential Oil (run a toothpick over the rim of the essential oil and swirl this around in the mixture)



Blend fully in a Vita Mix blender and pour into the popsicle molds. Freeze popsicles without sticks for one hour (meanwhile, soak your wooden sticks). After one hour, insert sticks and freeze an additional 2 hours or more. Enjoy!

Here’s the final one! Peppermint essential oil plays an unexpected role in this tasty popsicle recipe…

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As a wife and mom to four passionate kids, Alicia Michelle loves encouraging other moms with practical tips for joy-filled living in everyday life, especially in parenting, marriage, faith and health. Alicia is the owner/editor of Your Vibrant Family; the author of Plan to Be Flexible, The Back to School Survival Manual; and the creator/producer of the "7 Days to a Less Angry Mom Online Video Course,", Christ-Centered Christmas Resources and My Memory Box Organizing System. In addition, she is a monthly contributor for several popular family blogs, including Crosswalk.com. Follow her on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.

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Danita Carr - July 20, 2016 Reply

Yum! Great idea! All the flavors look delicious! Thanks for sharing at #SmallVictories linkup!

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