Not every party needs booze – especially when there are kids around.When planning a summer party, people usually remember to stock up on beer, wine and liquor. However, it’s likely that not everyone at your shindig will want to imbibe. So in order to make your get-together fun for the whole family, be sure to include some fancy non-alcoholic beverages.
10. SmoothiesSpeaking of smoothies, there are almost endless variations of this blended drink. Try this basic recipe if it’s your first time, and experiment from there to find your favorite fruit and juice combinations. For a party, you could also set up a smoothie bar and let everyone make their own.
15. Bubbly LemonadeGive your basic lemonade a sparkling twist by combining it with a bit of lemon-lime soda. Garnish with citrus slices, and you’ve got yourself a party in a glass.
18. Mud SodasIf you can’t decide between serving milkshakes or soda, this recipe is right up your alley. Chocolate milk, ice cream and root beer, it turns out, taste pretty amazing together. See for yourself.