Frozen Treats, Party

Easy Jell-O Popsicles

July 24, 2013

I grew up in Southern California. Just a little personal tid-bit about my life! We spent our summers running barefoot from house to house collecting popsicles, and ridding our bikes down to the convenience store to grab Yoohoo’s with any change we found in between the couch cushions. Those are the best memories. I want my son to gain experiences like those with all of his neighborhood friends so we keep these little gems in our freezer at all times.

easy jello popsicles

Easy Jell-O Popsicles


  • 1 (3oz) package Jell-O
  • 1 packet of Kool-Aid
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 cup boiling water
  • 2 cup cold water


  1. In a pitcher, combine the Jell-O, Kool-Aid, sugar, and boiling water. Stir until dissolved.
  2. Mix in the cold water and pour into your molds. Freeze for 4-6 hours or until solid.

easy jello popsicles  grape

(The purple didn’t really turn out true to color, but still looks pretty in it’s own way!)

Only four ingredients and they take you practically no time to make. We are big fans of the dixie cup method, but you can use regular popsicle molds if you’d like. They worked out perfectly to serve at our Summer Splash party. We had a variety of colors for the kids, and adults, to chose from. Each one flavored differently. We like to mix and match.

easy jello popsicles  orange

Let’s reminisce! What are some of your favorite childhood treats?

Comments (20)

  • kami Reply

    July 24, 2013 at 8:32 am

    Oh my girls will love these because the just love being able to choose out of so many different colors! Thanks for sharing!

  • Kari Reply

    July 24, 2013 at 8:34 am

    These look delicious! And so easy to make, looks like I’ll be making some soon. Thanks for sharing :)

  • Kaylynn Reply

    July 24, 2013 at 1:38 pm

    Delicious and easy! My two faves!
    One of my favorite childhood treats – definitely those nasty white and pink frosted animal crackers with rainbow sprinkles. So gross, but I love them!

    • Lisa Reply

      August 4, 2015 at 8:23 am

      HA! What are the chances?! I’m looking for easy treats to make with the kids and I don’t usually look at people’s comments, but then BAM!…there’s your beautiful face! I’ll be pulling these bad boys out of the freezer for snack today. Love you, Kaylynn!

  • Elise P Reply

    July 24, 2013 at 3:23 pm

    Two great things together! What a great idea, it’s so hot here and these popsicles would be perfect to cool things off

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  • Jessica Reply

    July 22, 2014 at 11:28 am

    Im at the store but cannot seem to find 13oz Jell-o boxes they only come in 3oz and 6oz. Am I missing something? Thank you for your help!

    • Jesseca Reply

      July 23, 2014 at 11:55 am

      I should add a dash in there or adjust how it is written. You need 1 (3oz) box

    • cathy d Reply

      November 10, 2014 at 4:56 pm

      One 3 ounce package jello lol

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    what is Kool – Aid

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