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Rich and creamy cashew infused ice cream swirled with caramel and packed with cashew halves.

Caramel Cashew Ice Cream |

Today it’s supposed to be 106 degrees here in Moab. One hundred and six degrees. This is the first big heat wave of the summer and even though I knew it was coming, I am still so very unhappy about it. To make it all worse, I’ve still got 10 weeks of pregnancy left.

I don’t know who you should feel more sorry for— me or my poor husband who has to put up with so much sweaty grumpiness. No, feel sorry for me.

But don’t feel too bad for either of us, because we’re pretty much living off of ice cream at this point. Continue Reading…


What happens when cinnamon-sugar coated Mexican churros cross with swirly fried funnel cakes? Top it with a scoop of vanilla ice cream and homemade chocolate sauce and you have yourself one decadent sundae.

Churro Funnel Cake Ice Cream Sundaes from

These were supposed to be traditional churros served with the usual chocolate dipping sauce, but I got sidetracked. As I was getting ready to make my churros I was thinking about how hard it is to pipe a straight line into a pot of hot oil; the minute the dough hits the oil it just wants to twist and turn. And then I thought— funnel cakes!

Both churros and funnel cakes are fried, both are often served at carnivals and theme parks, and both are delicious. This kind of a mashup is really a no-brainer when you think about it. Continue Reading…


Fudgy brownies sandwiched around mint chocolate chip ice cream make for a fun and easy frozen treat.

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Brownie Bars |

I’ve never been a big celebrator of St. Patrick’s Day. I wear green to avoid getting pinched, stock the fridge with Guinness for the hubby, and that’s about it.

But this year I thought I’d create a fun recipe just for the occasion! Except, it turns out I don’t have an Irish bone in my body and all I came up with are these mint chocolate chip ice cream brownie bars (hey, the ice cream is kinda sorta green?). And I realized I’m a little bit boring.

These ice cream brownie bars, though— not boring at all! Continue Reading…