This drink is inspired by something that I had the bartender create during my famous…
Earlier this summer, one of my oldest friends from college and I finally made it out to our long awaited Girls Spa Day. It was so relaxing. We did pedicures with fabulous aqua colors and sparkles, and then I had a great organic citrus facial. At the end of our visit, we relaxed in the relaxation room as we sipped on the spa’s special elixir. It was really nice and I asked what it was—“strawberry papaya juice” they said. Fast forward to last week—It was a nice lazy Sunday morning and I had just cut open newly ripened papaya. My daughters and I nibbled on some awesome deliciousness and then I quickly scooped out the rest (before anyone could eat it) and created my new…
Strawberry Papaya Sparkling Spa Elixir
Here are the ingredients:
Strawberries, papaya, handful of fresh mint, and some seltzer water to taste.
Simply add the papaya and fresh strawberries to your blender. Blend until smooth.
Fill your glass half way with the juice, then fill the rest with some seltzer water. Garnish with fresh mint leaves.
Once you try it, you’ll want it every lazy weekend. So go for it and may all your weekends be lazy and filled with sparkle!
See my previous post on the health benefits of papaya.
HI! I’m a Shana, self-proclaimed Media Mixologist, wife, and mom to two little girls. I love to mix up cocktails of crafts, recipes, wellness, family and business with just the right amount of sparkle to help you shine everyday. So, grab a glass, and let’s celebrate the cocktail of life!