Denise’s Easy Ziploc Bag Ice Cream Recipe

Easy Ziploc Bag Ice Cream

My kids have been seeing television commercials for an ice cream maker that shows kids making their own ice cream in 15 minutes and it does look fun (and tasty!) but they're $10 each and of course I'd have to get one for each of the five kids. Instead we figured out how to make our own ice cream using zip style plastic bags that we already have in the house. All you need … [Read more...]

Denise’s Lemonade Pie

Denise's Lemonade Pie

We have several backyard barbecues planned during June to celebrate Father's Day, my dad's birthday and some visiting relatives from out of town so I'm looking forward to making several of these super simple Lemonade Pies!  Everyone enjoys these ice cream pies and you can even switch it up by using orange juice concentrate, frozen strawberries or pink lemonade … [Read more...]

Chocolate Brownie Coconut Milk Ice Cream


The boys LOVED the Raspberry Coconut Milk Ice Cream. And I LOVED this Chocolate Brownie Coconut Milk Ice Cream. And of course, they loved it too!  And this will be what they eat tonight at the birthday celebration! I made some dairy free brownies to toss in with the coconut milk and the chocolate syrup. 2 cans of coconut milk (shaken WELL) PLUS... 1 cup of … [Read more...]

Raspberry Coconut Milk Ice Cream

The beginning of the summer is just not the best time to learn about a dairy allergy! Hello, ice cream??? I have made the boys some homemade popsicles using fresh juice, but I really wanted them to be able to enjoy some ice cream for the 4th of July, as well as for my oldest's upcoming birthday! A pint of coconut or rice milk ice cream at the store hovers around $5.  I … [Read more...]