This drink will help you do just that. It's full of summer flavors - the cool mint, the refreshing watermelon, and the ice cream, just for good measure. I think you should try to make this drink as much as possible between now and Labor Day.
Adapted from How Sweet It Is
Makes 2 servings
2 1/2 cups chopped watermelon, large seeds removed
15 mint leaves, chopped
1 1/4 cup soda water
1 cup low fat vanilla ice cream
1. In a blender, combine watermelon, mint and soda water. Blend until the watermelon is broken down and mixture becomes smooth, about 30 seconds.
2. To assemble floats, scoop 1/2 cup of ice cream into a a tall glass and top with 1/2 of watermelon mixture.