Don't sweat the rising temperatures. Just drop one of these ice cubes infused with cucumber and basil into a tall glass of water, and watch the heat melt away.
Source: Body+Soul, July/August 2009
- 1 cup water
- 1 cucumber (peeled and seeded)
- 1/4 cup torn basil
- Pinch of coarse salt
Combine water, cucumber, basil, and salt in a blender and freeze in an ice-cube tray.