Posts tagged ‘ice cream’

August 1st, 2013

Cakey Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies {+ coffee ice cream sandwich}

by Chrissy

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These cookies are soft, fluffy, and have just the perfect amount of banana flavor.
I’m not sure yet if they are more on the chocolate chip cookie gone healthy side, or more of the slice of banana bread gone unhealthy side.

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It doesn’t really matter because, regardless, I will eat 5 in one sitting. They are as light and cakey as air, and they seem to vanish by the handful.

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Just when we thought it couldn’t get any better we … Read more...

July 25th, 2012

Bicycle Coffee Float with Nutella Drizzle

by Lauren


My best bud from high school, Carolina, recently started working for her friend’s amazing little but booming business known as Bicycle Coffee. No exaggeration, this business concept and this coffee are both literally amazing.

The coffee is organic, fair-trade, and only delivered via bicycle in the San Francisco Bay Area. They roast it in a custom built roaster on the sunny side of the bay (Oakland) which I’m pretty sure is what makes it ranks up there with … Read more...

July 18th, 2012

PB & J Swirled Ice Cream

by Chrissy

This post is sponsored by got milk? in partnership with local California organizations that educate kids about the importance of proper nutrition and healthy lifestyle.

Growing up, milk was always a permanent fixture on the grocery list. My Mom could barely keep the stuff in the house. She would buy two gallons at a time and if we were lucky, that might last us into the next week.

My Momma had hungry mouths to feed and growing kids to nourish; … Read more...

July 15th, 2012

Tangy Strawberry Preserves

by Chrissy

I grew up with a ton of fruit trees in my backyard. As a little kid, with a full summer off school and not a care in the world, life was pretty wonderful. Besides the few summer camps that I would attend, my siblings and I had so much fun playing in the backyard in our free time.

With the pool, tennis court and lots of open space in which to bike around, we would literally play out in the … Read more...

October 26th, 2011

Peanut Butter, Chocolate and Banana “Ice Cream”

by Lauren

Alright, alright. So it’s not real ice cream, but it tastes pretty darn close!

P.S. It’s only three ingredients. Really, it could be two if you just wanted chocolate banana ice cream.

No cream here my friends. Just a frozen banana, some cocoa powder and a scoop of good ol’ pb.

I do believe I will have a freezer stalked full of frozen banana’s from now on just so I can ensure this dessert is readily available to me at … Read more...