sno conesSno Cones are a summertime favorite, and this shaved-ice treat is perfect for the super-hot days we've been having lately in New Jersey.

Here are 5 yummy Sno Cone recipes:

1) All-Natural Rainbow Snow Cones

This good-for-you recipe from Super Healthy Kids has no dyes, and is made with pure fruit and vegetable juices instead of sugary syrups.

2) Glow Cones

Givers Log explains how to make your own Glow Cones with glow sticks. Love this festive idea for a nighttime party.

3) Mango Strawberry Snow Cones

Food Network shares Tyler Florence's recipe for a fresh fruit-based icy treat.

4) Watermelon Sno Cones

You don’t need a fancy sno cone machine with this recipe. It’s a delicious blend of watermelon, coconut, and yogurt—topped with sprinkles.

5) Snow Cone Cupcakes

If you like the idea of a sno cone, but you hate “brain freeze,” check out this recipe for Faux Cones. These delicate and delicious Snow Cone Cupcakes from Bakerella are sure to be a hit with kids who will love the surprise!

Even More Options

You can make shaved ice in most blenders, but if you want to skip the wear and tear on those blades, you can invest in an actual sno cone machine. There are lots of options, including:

For lots more sno cone ideas and recipes, check out our Sno Cones Pinterest Board.

Do you have a favorite Sno Cone recipe? Share with us in the comments below!