Easy homemade organic ice cream!

EasyHomemade organics ice creamWith summer in full swing Little Pumpkin Doodle & I made easy homemade organic ice cream! We’ve also been making meals that require little to no heat and reduced using the air conditioner by staying cool with our Frogg Toggs chilly pads towels.

I don’t know about you, but after dinner I like dessert, so when I found this recipe from SparkPeople I had to try it. We have a fancy ice cream maker so Little Pumpkin Doodle thought it was strange when I told her  we were making ice cream in a blender.  I made some changes to the recipe, but it’s essentially the same and tastes more like soft serve ice cream.

 

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Mommy’s Organics Authentic Spanish Gazpacho

Mommys Organics Summer SoupMany years ago I had the opportunity to spend time in the Canary Islands on the island of Las Palmas. I learned how to make Gazpacho (it’s a chilled soup). I’ve renamed it Mommy’s Organics Authentic Spanish Gazpacho.  While visiting I   was fortunate to learn to cook some authentic Spanish cuisine, and it’s also where I had my first Mojito.
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Mommy’s Organics “Endangered Species” Applesauce Muffins

Applesauce Hope you had a nice weekend! We have been busy the last couple of weeks.  Little Pumpkin Doodle was hit by accident in the eye at day care.  She’s doing fine now;  I was worried she’d have a scar, but I’m happy to say that I think she’ll end up scar free. Then two weekends ago we were is L.A. to visit Hubby’s brother that was visiting from the Big Apple.

We watched the olympics off and on this past weekend. We let Little Pumpkin Doodle watch the opening ceremony, but she lost interest very quickly, as did I. What did you think of the opening ceremony?  However, I thought the part with Daniel Craig/James Bond taking the Queen to the Olympic stadium was hilarious! [Read more…]