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Red, White, and Blue Canna Popsicles

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Independence Day is upon us. My neighborhood has been blowing off fireworks for the past week, the weather is supposed to actually be hot on the 4th this year, and I have been wearing red, white, and blue all week to get in a festive mood. It is time to make popsicles.

The goal: All natural sugar free, medicated popsicles that are red, white, and blue to relieve pain, brighten your mood, and be more appreciative of your freedoms in this country.

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Red, White, and Blue Cannabis Popsicles

Makes 4 popsicles (All measurements are approximate and will vary according to the mould size.)

-1/2C cherries, pitted

-1/2C blueberries

-1 banana

-about 1C coconut milk

-5 tsp cannabis coconut oil (I used just a little over 1tsp per popsicle based on the serving potency of this particular oil.)

1) Blend cherries with a about 1/4C coconut milk and 1/3 of the cannabis coconut oil. Spoon in to fill the first 1/3 of the popsicle mould.

2) Blend banana with about 1/3C coconut milk and 1/3 of the cannabis oil. Spoon into mould.

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3) Blend blueberries with coconut milk and the last of the cannabis oil. Spoon into mould.

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4) Freeze.

Notes:  If you want your popsicles to be pretty it helps to keep the fruit purees on the thick side. I left this batch on the thinner side and the layers totally mixed more than I initially planned, oops. I also added the oil to the second layer in the mould rather than the blender when I made this batch because I forget to add it until the banana puree was already in the mould, double oops. It left a mini green layer which is probably a good thing so nobody confuses these with the multitude of non-medicated popsicles I have been making this week. If  you end up having more puree than popsicle mould, put the rest in a ice cube tray- great for adding to smoothies.

There you have it. A healthy, sugar-free, medicated, sweet treat that will cool you down and chill you out.

Have a fun and safe 4th of July!

-TwiceBaked

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