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  1. 5 cups of seeded chopped watermelon

  2. 5-6 Tablespoons superfine sugar

  3. 2 Tablespoons lime juice

  4. 1/8 teaspoon salt

  5. 3 cups of sparkling water or club soda

  6. 20 minutes until the juice has drained through. Stir the watermelon gently one or twice, but do not press the puree or the syrup will be cloudy. This will yield about 2 cups of watermelon juice.

  7. Stir the superfine sugar, lime juice and salt into the watermelon juice until dissolved.

  8. 1/4 - 1/2 cup watermelon syrup with

  9. 1/2 cup sparkling water in a glass. Top with ice and enjoy!

  10. Makes 5-8 servings.

  11. About the authors: Cheryl Tallman and Joan Ahlers are sisters, the mothers of five children and founders of Fresh Baby, which includes products such as the So Easy Baby Food Kit and Good Clean Fun Placemats. Visit them online at to check out their newsletter. Fresh Baby products are available at many fine specialty stores and national chains including Target, Wild Oats, and Whole Foods Markets.


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