Homemade Ice Pops

Homemade Ice Pops


"I made these for my children and now will be making them for my granddaughter. Putting them in paper drink cups saves on messy fingers!"


1 h 35 m servings 50 cals
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Original recipe yields 22 servings



  • Calories:
  • 50 kcal
  • 2%
  • Fat:
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Carbs:
  • 12.6g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 0.3 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 13 mg
  • < 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In large pitcher, combine gelatin, soft drink mix, sugar and boiling water. Stir until powders are dissolved. Add enough cold water to make 2 quarts. Pour into 3 oz. paper drinking cups and freeze until hardened.
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  1. 18 Ratings


These brought back memories of my childhood. I wouldn't advise cutting back on the water that much, as they would be too sweet. My three year old has been devouring these.

Learned how to make this from Grandma when I was a kid. Works great and is less drippy than most ice pops. My kids prefer the watermelon/strawberry combo but I favor the orange kind. NOTE: This ...

These turned out great and they made aton! The lids picked the flavors....melon Jello and strawberry Kool-aid. They mixed up quick and a bonus....the jello keeps them from being too drippy! T...

This recipe was great, my only thing that I didn't like was how hard the popsicles were when done. So the next time that I made them I brought the cold water down 2 cups and just evened it out ...

These Ice Pops are SO easy to make (and so inexpensive). My daughter enjoyed helping me stir them up. Putting them into paper cups is a great idea because the side can be torn down to make eat...

My aunt used to make these popsicles and I loved them. The flavor lasts till the end.

What FUN for kids (ok...I liked them too)!! Very easy to make, and worked well with artificially sweetened jello. I did add a tad extra sugar in case! They turned out exceptionally well made in ...

These aren't gonna last long in my freezer! Thanks for the new additional to my recipe box!

If you don't follow the directions using the recommended listed ingredients or the additional cold water, essentially you will make extra-sweet frozen gelatin. Made as directed these are good h...