Top 5 Friday: Brownie Recipes

Other than ice cream, brownies have to be my next favorite thing to make. And making them at the same time, is usually the best idea ever. But really, is there anything better than a warm brownie with a scoop of soft vanilla ice cream right on top? Anyhow, I have been paging through recipes trying to decide what I am going to make for our Rihn family Easter celebration this weekend. It’s been very tempting to rush out to HEB and get three baskets full of ingredients to make them…

More than Worth It: Chocolate Ice Cream

Am I not the best coworker in the world? Not only do I bring vanilla ice cream and even cookies and cream to work, I bring chocolate too! It’s been awhile since I made chocolate so I let my coworkers know they would be my guinea pigs before I decided to post this recipe or not. And after one day, the ice cream is about gone and their opinions of it was a resounding “yum”. Yes, this recipe is a tad more challenging than my Grandpa’s Vanilla Ice Cream, but…

I Scream, You Scream

I do think it is fitting that my first post in over a month is about or more so in honor of ice cream! Ice cream is one of the most perfect desserts. The definition of good ice cream is not cloyingly sweet, meaning my teeth don’t have to rot off from an exaggerated amount of sugar. Have you ever done a little research on ice cream recipes? Talk about an assortment of types: frozen custard, frozen yogurt, sorbet, gelato, to name a few. Actually in the US, the phrase, “ice…