Desserts

Caramel Delight Ice Cream Waffle Sandwiches

Ice cream waffle sandwiches could be breakfast OR dessert, but we're not going to argue semantics..
Did someone say "ice cream waffle sandwiches"?Sweet breakfast confections featuring ice cream have been all the rage lately, from ice cream croissants to delectable donut holes and melty muffin bites. Here's how our family puts a new twist on another breakfast classic with ice cream waffle sandwiches.These could...

How to Make a California-style Neapolitan Milkshake

The infamous neapolitan milkshake from diners is easy to make at home. It will totally impress your kids!
There's a certain all-American burger chain founded here in SoCal that quickly became renowned for their "secret menu." One of the best things on it? The Neapolitan milkshake, whispered about all over the wild west! It's a must-try hit with all of our friends from out-of-town, with...

Top 7 Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Toppings

Mint chocolate and fudge old-fashioned ice cream topping.
Want to rock your next neighborhood gathering? Throw a shindig with an old-fashioned ice cream theme and watch everyone from toddlers to 90-year-old grannies bust out grins from ear-to-ear.Malted milk balls, blueberry sauce, gelatin cubes and more. Tonight, we're gonna have an ice cream...

These Raspberry Dessert Cakes are Scrumptiously Adorable

Make a chocolate cake mix super-fancy with a couple easy additions for these scrumptious raspberry dessert cakes.
Raspberries have burst into season, making their juicy debut from mid-summer through fall. If you're looking for a way to use up a freshly-picked barrel of these bad boys, this raspberry dessert recipe will hit the spot. All it requires is a box of...

Milk and Cookies for One (for Everyone!)

Milk and cookies for one (for EVERYone!)
I've been craving milk and cookies like crazy this pregnancy.Nothing quite compares to the creamy mouthfeel of a big cup of milk and a freshly-baked cookie to go with it!I haven't done the milk and cookies combo for at least a couple years, since we...

Non-Dairy Almond Birthday Frosting

Non-dairy almond birthday frosting
Some Boy just turned five, and in true Day family tradition I let him pick out all the details of his party. Every year each birthday kid chooses the meal, who's invited, what activities we do...the whole nine yards. This kid, man. He has OPINIONS. The...

One-Cup Paleo Cake

One-cup paleo cake made in a minute in the microwave (this is my go-to for midnight cravings when I'm trying to steer clear of sugar and gluten).
I got into a bad cookie habit when I was pregnant with Minion, and I'm trying to get back on-track. New Year's resolutions and all. I like to indulge a little (okay, a lot) and I'm just trying to adjust those midnight snacks...

Caramel Apple Bars with Crumbly Oatmeal Streusel

Caramel Apple Bars with Crumbly Oatmeal Streusel
Nate and the boys and I keep finding ourselves at holiday parties all over the place - tis the season - and we're noticing an interesting trend this year. People aren't hosting big sit-down things like they used to, opting instead for small plates and cookie...

DIY Whipped Cream in a Mason Jar

DIY whipped cream made in a mason jar (with no processed sugar).
I've heard about this DIY whipped cream hack a ton of times. Like so many other Pinterest-inspired activities, I didn't think it would actually work. And yet, here I am holding a mason jar and dining on blueberries with my DIY whipped cream. Go...

Easy Charlie Brown Halloween Treats

Easy Charlie Brown Halloween snack - spooky Snoopy doghouse
The Peanuts Movie is almost here, along with Halloween! I'm so stoked to see the updated version of my classic favorite. I've been getting our kids prepared to experience the amazingness of the whole Schulz gang by reading them the books and screening every Peanuts DVD I can get...