Keep it simple, stupid, with these no-churn mint chocolate chip and blackberry ice creams

  Ask almost any of my family or friends about their favorite dessert and they’ll cite ice cream as the top contender. Not me, though. I’ve always gone for brownies or cake first. But lately — and I am convinced it’s the undue influence of my sister and niece — I’ve been craving ice cream. In fact, I’ve probably had more ice cream in the past month … Continue reading Keep it simple, stupid, with these no-churn mint chocolate chip and blackberry ice creams

Brownies that’ll bowl you over — and make the perfect vehicle for ice cream

Never go shopping with an 8-year-old. Despite being warned that we planned only to buy items for her class’ Valentine’s Day party, my niece immediately began identifying one thing after another she hoped my sister would add to our Hobby Lobby basket. But I’m to blame for the brownie bowls. As we wandered the store, a few aisles caught my eye. No surprise that baking and … Continue reading Brownies that’ll bowl you over — and make the perfect vehicle for ice cream