Homemade Fruit Popsicles

There’s no better way to beat the heat than with a popsicle! We made these homemade fruit popsicles with just a few fruits and the kiddos loved them. Read on to see how you can make your own fruit popsicles to celebrate the end of your summer!

My kids & I loooove watermelon. I always have some in the fridge (& usually a backup waiting to be cut!) during the summer. It’s our absolute favorite! We decided to make popsicles with the watermelon for a refreshing treat, & we added fruit for some extra pizzaz. Homemade popsicles are a fun activity for the kids, they’re so easy to make, & it’s an all-natural treat, so why not?! It’s a fun way to get the kiddos in the kitchen learning some math & science in the meantime. Follow along with our tutorial, or scroll down to see the recipe card.

Here’s how we made our homemade fruit popsicles:

We started off by juicing about 1/4-1/2 of a watermelon. You can do this in a juicer or in a blender. I then let Gio & Gabi add the fruit to the molds. We filled each mold about halfway with blueberries & diced strawberries, but you can use any fruits you want!

I poured the watermelon juice to the fill line & added the sticks. The nice thing about the molds we have is that the tops have a straws so they can sip the juice as it melts into the bottom. I found these similar ones on Amazon.   popped the molds into the freezer for a 4-5 hours. Gabi asked me every 15 minutes if we could go check & see if they were frozen, haha.

They were so excited when they were frozen & ready to eat! We enjoyed our snack outside in the beautiful summer weather. Their favorite part was the fruit bits :)

It’s the perfect summer treat & they’re so simple to make! If you make them, be sure to tag me in your photos on social media, I’d love to see!

Homemade Fruit Popsicles

Course Snack
Keyword popsicle
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 4 hours 50 minutes
Total Time 5 hours
Servings 6


  • 1/2 watermelon juiced
  • 1/4 cup strawberries chopped
  • 1/4 cup blueberries
  • 1 popsicle mold


  1. Begin by juicing your watermelon, using a blender or juicer.

  2. Add the mixed berries to your popsicle molds, filling each one about half-way.

  3. Pour in the watermelon juice, filling the mold to the top. Add the popsicle sticks.

  4. Place in the freezer for about 5 hrs, or until frozen.

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