Strawberries and Champagne Ice Cream

Happy New Year’s Eve! Do you have any special plans tonight? In our house, we like to lie around, eat cheese, and sip sparkling wine or champagne as we watch other, more adventurous people celebrate on TV. It’s my favorite kind of holiday! A few days ago, when I started drafting this post, I set…

Peppermint Mocha Ice Cream

Happy Christmas Eve! For those of you who are celebrating today and tomorrow, I hope you stay safe and warm while awaiting the arrival of Santa Claus this evening. (And if you happen to live in a region that is already warm, well…you’re already half way there!) So, I’ve been jonesing to make this peppermint…

Simple Raspberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

In honor of my better half’s birthday this week, we decided to spend our weekend doing exactly what we do best. Eating. Our food extravaganza began yesterday morning with a trip to Peet’s coffee, where we braved the winter storm to sip on dark roast coffee and locally baked pain au chocolat that was the…

Vernors Ice Cream with a Caramel Pretzel Swirl

When my fiancé and I first started dating a few years ago, we spent a lot of time exchanging our favorite childhood memories (as most new couples do). Not surprisingly, the majority of these stories often involved the consumption of food in some form or another – family dinners, holiday meals, trips to the local…