Strawberry Swirl Ice cream

Strawberry Swirl Ice cream

My friends’ birthday was coming up and as I sifted through the things that would make a really great birthday present I came across the perfect gift – ice cream. Who wouldn’t be glad to receive a whole tub of creamy goodness just for them 

 
Ice-cream season, vanilla flavoured

Ice-cream season, vanilla flavoured

Ah, as the days get longer and the morning chill turn from frosty white to dewdrop diamond, the mental menu adapts. It’s ice-cream season. Over the weekend, Lara had an ice-cream stand at the school’s Spring Carnival. She produced 25kg of ice-cream with our 1,7l 

 
Oreo Ice-cream without an ice-cream maker

Oreo Ice-cream without an ice-cream maker

On holiday you need to make plans. And you have to work around non-negotiables. For instance, it is not negotiable that the kids have ice-cream. It is hot, it is late summer, it is ice-cream time. Yet, the kids are used to the ice-cream we 

 
Pina-Colada Ice Cream

Pina-Colada Ice Cream

Sometimes the best things just happen. Years ago, (before the bank called me every day), I got an Ice-Cream Maker for Father’s Day. Oh, what a joy! It actually came about when we sat one Sunday afternoon and I read the label on the Farmers