By Raechel Conover, Cheapism.com
In the heat of summer, nothing tastes better than a cold summer drink -- not necessarily an alcoholic beverage, which will only dehydrate you more, but a simple, cold, refreshing brew. The summer drinks we have in mind are made with water, fruits, and herbs -- surprisingly tasty, very low cost, and guaranteed to slake your thirst throughout the hot months.
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Flavored Water. Flavored water (we're talking here about the homemade kind, with real ingredients) is all the rage this summer and for good reason: It's easy and cheap to make, it spices up plain old water, and it promotes hydration and well being. This summer drink also lacks all the artificial flavorings found in the store-bought variety.
Flavored water is an excellent summer drink.
Anyone can make flavored water. Use the fruits and herbs you have on hand and you can't go wrong. But if you're in need of inspiration, The Yummy Life serves up several summer drink recipes for you to try, Read More »from Beat the Heat: Cheap and Refreshing Summer Drinks