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Detox Water

The temperature is slowly creeping up and that means our water consumption needs to increase as well! Try these detoxifying water recipes to spice up your water intake.

Watermelon Lime Mint Water

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You will need…

  • 1-2 liters’ of water, depending on how strong you want it to taste
  • Part of 1 watermelon or 1 cucumber
  • 1 lemon or lime
  • A handful of fresh mint leaves (approximately 10-13)
  • Ice cubes

Directions

Slice up a good amount of watermelon into cubes, rind and all, and put them into a jug or pitcher. Cut 1 juicy lime into wedges and toss in with the watermelon. Add a handful of fresh, fragrant, mint leaves and pour in 2 liters of cool water, filling the jug all the way to the top. Let this sit overnight in the fridge and let all the yummy flavors steep and infuse the water. When you want to drink it, put in a generous helping of ice cubes, pour, and enjoy daily.

Source: Everydayroots.com