Simple, fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs in these Diet Boost Flavored Water Recipes will help keep your diet on track. Seven days of delicious infused water recipes will keep you sipping all day long.
Yes it is that time of year again; New Year's resolutions and a time of fresh starts. Did you over indulge during the Holidays? I am certainly guilty and now have a few extra pounds causing my jeans to be feeling a little too snug. The overload of sweet, high carb treats and high fat food have taken a toll on my waistline as well as my energy level. Are you feeling tired and sluggish, wanting to live in your sweat pants or pyjamas? Time to get back in control by eliminating the sugar, high calorie carbs and detox the body. Drinking an abundance of water will help you kick start that diet, detox and give you that much needed boost to get back on track!
I make up a large jug of flavored water the night before with an abundance of healthy detoxifying ingredients to sip throughout the day. Here are 7 days of my favorite Diet Boost Flavored Water Recipes. A refreshing way to help curb your cravings for sweets shed those excess holiday pounds. Be sure to get your daily dose of fresh air and exercise and you'll be feeling energized soon!
Day 1 Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Water
Ingredients: apple slices, frozen cranberries, cinnamon sticks, whole cloves, and fresh grated ginger
Day 2 Citrus Twist Water
Ingredients: Slices of grapefruit, orange, lemon and lime, fresh mint leaves
Day 3 Cucumber Celery Parsley Water
Ingredients: cucumber slices, celery slices, fresh Italian parsley, fresh basil
Day 4 Cucumber Citrus Water
Ingredients: slices of grapefruit, lemon and cucumber, fresh mint leaves
Day 5 Mixed Berry Water
Ingredients: blueberries, blackberries, strawberries and raspberries, fresh mint leaves
Day 6 Pomegranate Kiwi & Mango Water
Ingredients: fresh pomegranate, kiwi slices, mango slices
Day 7 Melon Medley Water
Ingredients: cubes of watermelon, cantaloupe and honeydew melon, fresh mint leaves
Some more great options to add to your flavored waters:
Fresh leaves of mint, parsley, basil, cilantro, rosemary
Spices such as cinnamon, cardamom, turmeric, cloves, nutmeg
Freshly grated ginger, grated coconut, and coconut water.