Cooking With Kids: Strawberry & Lime Infused Water
Encouraging Speech & Creating Yum! Strawberry & Lime Infused Water.
Fruit Infused Water Combinations: With summer around the corner, how about ditching the juice boxes and soda and create a healthy fruit infused water instead? The beauty of making your own infused waters is that you can create any combination that your kids, or you, desire and add as little or as much fruit into your drink! Let the kids choose the fruit combinations for upcoming infused water while doing your weekly grocery shopping.
Strawberry & Lime Infused Water Ingredients
- Strawberry & Lime
- 2 quarts of water
- 10 Strawberries, thinly sliced
- 1- 1-1/2 Limes, thinly sliced
- Pre-wash all fruit.
- Any combinations of fruits will work.
- Try Citrus Blend
- 1 orange, thinly sliced
- 1 lime, thinly sliced
- 1/2 a lemon, thinly sliced
Parent/Kiddo: Cut the tops of the Strawberries off.
Kiddo: Thinly slice strawberries. Tip: Use an egg slicer for safety!
Parent/Kiddo: Thinly slice limes Parent Tip: start all the cut marks for your child, then let your child cut each slice using a serrated, plastic fork. Citrus rinds can create a bitter flavor, if you find this recipe bitter, cut off citrus rinds before infusing.
Kiddo: Add the limes first and use a wooden spoon to squash the limes at the bottom of the jar. Next add Strawberries
Kiddo: Add water
Kiddo: Stir with wooden spoon.
Parent/Kiddo: Let water infuse for at least two-four hours or in the refrigerator overnight before enjoying.
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