Nothing screams summer like homemade ice cream

Posted July 22, 2016 at 1:49 pm

Editor’s note: this is the last in a series of articles about summer ideas found on our Pinterest page.

July is National Ice Cream Month, but no special designation is needed to know that summer is a perfect time for ice cream.

Growing up, from Memorial Day to Independence Day to Labor Day, my family enjoyed making homemade ice cream when we all got together. So ending this series with ice cream seemed appropriate.

My husband and kids helped me with these three recipes, ice cream in a bag, Jell-O sherbet and strawberry frozen yogurt.

As a bonus, there’s no need for an ice cream maker

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