Around my house we try to eat pretty healthy. As the title of this blog suggests, I like to cook homemade. No frozen nuggets or hamburger helper here! With two young girls and the busy life that goes along with that, cooking whole, from-scratch foods is a challenge that I have accepted with much love. But I have a … Continue reading Ice Cream and Childhood Memories
Happy Fourth of July everyone! A couple people have let me know that 208 years after the Declaration of Independence, Ronald Reagan established another important holiday in July — National Ice Cream month (thanks Emily and Aunt Sue Ellen!). I didn’t know about the holiday when I decided to make 30 types of homemade ice … Continue reading I Don’t Have Ice Cream… But I Have Pizza!
Today is day #2 in my month of ice cream. I was talking to a coworker about the difference between gelato and ice cream. She called her Italian mom to find out more about gelato. It turns out that gelato is not just the Italian word for ice cream as I had always thought. It’s normally made with … Continue reading Ice Cream or Gelato?
The count down has begun! In less than a month, I will be turning the big 3-0! I had been trying to think of something fun to do to celebrate the milestone. Since ice cream is my favorite food, I decided that over the next month, I will make 30 flavors of homemade ice cream. On my birthday, we’re … Continue reading 30 Ice Creams For My 30th Birthday
Ice cream and family – two of my favorite things. This weekend I had the chance to partake of both in Medicine Park, Oklahoma. Ice cream obviously doesn’t compare to family in terms of importance, but since this is a food blog, I mention it. And I do love it! My favorite is plain old … Continue reading Enjoying Ice Cream and Family in Medicine Park
According to Josue, the trifle sundae I made us last night is the best dessert he’s ever had. It’s very easy to make and perfect to share with your loved on on Valentine’s day. The Best Dessert Ever Brownies Vanilla ice cream Chocolate sauce Heavy Cream Powdered sugar Vanilla Pecans Prepare your favorite brownie recipe. … Continue reading The “best dessert ever”