Cranberry Bliss Bar Ice Cream

Every single year at Christmas time I look forward to Cranberry Bliss Bars coming back at Starbucks. This year, I somehow got the idea to turn my beloved bliss bar into an ice cream flavor. Call it divine intervention. This ice cream recipe captures all of the essence of the Starbucks bar, but in a… Continue reading Cranberry Bliss Bar Ice Cream

Cinnamon Gingerbread Ice Cream

My husband & I decided to host Christmas dinner. We had a pretty successful Thanksgiving at our house, so we decided to take on Christmas dinner as well. I actually like the whole hosting thing. We made a roast, some veggies, & dessert. Our family & friends made & brought way more food than we… Continue reading Cinnamon Gingerbread Ice Cream

Ricotta Honey Sesame Ice Cream

Last year my husband (then fiance) & I went to Italy with his dad.┬áIt was an amazing trip! I had never been to Europe before. We stayed with family in Genoa for most of the trip. They were so warm & welcoming! I'm so glad God worked it out for me to have this new… Continue reading Ricotta Honey Sesame Ice Cream

We all scream for homemade ice cream!

A friend of the family sent us a gift certificate to Crate & Barrel all the way from Italy! It was such a nice gesture. My husband & I ordered the most practical thing we could think of: an ice cream maker! We anxiously awaited its arrival. In the mean time I had made some… Continue reading We all scream for homemade ice cream!