Chunky Turtle Ice Cream | Review and #Giveaway of Scoop Adventures

Chunky Turtle Ice Cream | Salted caramel ice cream loaded with toasted pecans and chocolate. This ice cream has become a family favourite.

Salted caramel ice cream loaded with toasted pecans and chocolate. This ice cream has become a family favourite.  If you are a regular reader you know how much I adore anything "turtle" related. I think I have at least a couple of dozen "turtle" recipes on the blog. It's a serious addiction. So I can say with serious conviction I know a good "turtle" recipe when I try one. This isn't just good, it is spectacular. As a self-professed ice cream addict, with dozen of ice cream recipes on my … [Read more...]

Pink Lemonade Miniature Ice Cream Sandwiches

Pink Lemonade Miniature Ice Cream Sandwiches | Cravings of a Lunatic | Super tiny Nilla Wafers filled with pink lemonade cheesecake filling! Super cute and tiny!

Super tiny Nilla Wafers filled with pink lemonade cheesecake filling! They are miniatures bites of happiness! Seriously man, necessity is the  mother of invention. These teeny tiny little ice cream sandwiches were not the plan. I did not plan to make ice cream sandwiches the size of a quarter. It just sort of happened. I made a big batch of pink lemonade cheesecake filling for my Pink Lemonade No Bake Cheesecake Parfaits. I didn't want to make a gazillion parfaits so my brain got to … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Bonanza Ice Cream | KitchenAid Ice Cream Attachment Review

Peanut Butter Bonanza Ice Cream | Cravings of a Lunatic | Simple, no egg recipe for vanilla ice cream packed with peanut butter and chocolate!

This (no egg) ice cream recipe is chock full of peanut butter and chocolate goodies. It's sure to satisfy even the most discerning peanut butter fans appetite. I mean the name alone says it all, Peanut Butter Bonanza Ice Cream. You're welcome! There's just some ice cream flavours that make me go weak in the knees. Peanut Butter is one of them. Toss in some chocolate with that peanut butter and it's a marriage made in heaven. Not one of those hollywood weddings, but a real marriage that stands … [Read more...]

Redpop Float #icecreamsundays

Redpop Floats | Cravings of a Lunatic | #drink #beverage #icecream #frozen #icecreamsundays

There is nothing as nostalgic as making an ice cream float. This one uses Faygo Redpop which reminds me even more of childhood. This treat will make you feel like a kid again.  Happy Holiday Weekend! Hope you are all enjoying yourselves this weekend. Only a couple more days before most of the kiddos head back to school. My hooligans head back in about a week. University kids start later than the rest. So I get to enjoy another week with mini-me before life returns to normal. B-dude is out … [Read more...]

Mint Chocolate Chip Brownie Ice Cream Cake & Happy Birthday Jen of Juanita’s Cocina #IceCreamWeek #Giveaway

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This is an amazing and easy recipe to make a layered ice cream cake that will make your taste buds and tummy happy! Layers of brownie and mint chocolate chip ice cream with Brownie Hot Fudge Sauce in the middle for an added bonus. Your going to love this! Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Myself and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your taste buds tempted … [Read more...]

Brownie Explosion Ice Cream Sundae #IceCreamWeek

Brownie Explosion Ice Cream Sundae | Cravings of a Lunatic | #IceCreamWeek #icecream #sundae #brownie #chocolate

Wildly decadent Brownie Explosion Sunday with bits of brownie in every layer! Your tastebuds are going to owe you one! This is chocolate brownie heaven!   Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Myself and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your taste buds tempted with some of the best ice cream treats around! Make sure you enter the giveaway for a Cuisinart Ice … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter, Banana and Chocolate Ice Cream Banana Splits #IceCreamWeek

Peanut Butter, Banana and Chocolate Ice Cream Banana Splits | Cravings of a Lunatic | #IceCreamWeek #icecream #bananasplits #banana #chocolate #peanutbutter

Insanely decadent banana ice cream filled with chocolate and peanut butter cups. Then the ice cream gets turned into a banana split complete with banana caramel and chocolate sauce.  Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Myself and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your taste buds tempted with some of the best ice cream treats around! Make sure you enter the … [Read more...]

Root Beer Float #IceCreamWeek

Root Beer Float by Cravings of a Lunatic

These Root Beer Floats are super simple and quick to make. You'll wonder why you ever bought one and paid way too much money for it. You can make them so much easier and cheaper at home! Whip one up today! Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your taste buds tempted with some of the best ice … [Read more...]

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches #IceCreamWeek

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches | Cravings of a Lunatic | Absolutely delicious cookie dough ice cream sandwiches that are incredibly easy to make!

A simple recipe for Cookie Dough Ice Cream that lets you cheat a little bit. Or a lot. This is a recipe anyone can make. Mostly because of all the cheating. Hope you get to make this! Then you can cheat on your diet just like you cheated on the recipe! Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your … [Read more...]

Red Velvet and White Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake Ice Cream

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Red Velvet and White Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake Ice Cream is quite possibly my favourite ice cream I've ever made. It's a bit step heavy with the timing for the swirls but it's so worth it. You will love this no egg cheesecake ice cream. Layers of Red Velvet Cheesecake Ice Cream mixed with layers of White Chocolate Cheesecake Ice Cream. It's pure heaven! Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen of Juanita's Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to … [Read more...]

Ice Cream Round-Up #icecreamsundays

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Welcome to an epic ice cream post. Today I have the pleasure of sharing ice cream recipes from my own site, as well as some of my friends. Get your stretchy pants ready folks. You're going to need them!! … [Read more...]

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream with Strawberries & KitchenAid Stand Mixer Giveaway {Now Closed} #recipesfromtheheart

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream with Strawberry Topping and Pistachios by Cravings of a Lunatic

"Today's event is being hosted by myself, and Jen of Juanita's Cocina. We teamed up with our blogger friends to help raise awareness and support for Cancer and Hospice today in memory of my dad. We encourage everyone to read the posts and share your own experiences with cancer. We also would like to encourage everyone to donate to the Canadian Cancer Society, the American Cancer Society and also to the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association. Hospice was a key element during my dad's battle … [Read more...]

Meyer Lemon Ice Cream Sandwiches #SundaySupper

Meyer Lemon Ice Cream Sandwiches by Cravings of a Lunatic

I have a little confession to make. I cheated. I really didn't mean to. It just kind of happened. I had grand intentions to be a good girl... but then I was like nah. It was so worth it though. I mean look at these little cutie pies. Well, not really "pies". Let's correct that... Look at these little cutie ice cream sandwiches. Totally worth a little cheating on the recipe.  … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Milkshake & Cookbook Giveaway

Red Velvet Milkshake Cravings of a Lunatic

  I can smell the love in the air. All those romantics are out in full force planning the perfect Valentine's Day. The whole world gets in on the action and romance takes over everyone's brains. It's such a sweet time. Such  romantic time. Such a... excuse me while I hurl. … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Ice Cream Sandwiches #SundaySupper

Red Velvet Ice Cream Sandwiches

Happy Early Valentine's Day! I have no idea why but Valentine's Day just gets me in the mood. I can't help myself. I see that 14 nearing on the calendar and I just start swooning. For Red Velvet! What the heck did you think I was talking about? I swear sometimes you folks really need to get your minds out of the gutter. I was talking about Red Velvet. Yummy chocolatey goodness tied up in a pretty red bow. … [Read more...]

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Ice Cream for #SundaySupper

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Hi folks. This week our theme for Sunday Supper is comfort food. We have a very special guest joining us this week. The talented Lee Woodruff joins our group for this week's Sunday Supper. Lee is an author, CBS This Morning Contributor, founder of ReMind.org, blogger, wife and mother. She is also a foodie, so the group was thrilled when we heard she would be joining us this week. A huge welcome to Lee, hope you enjoy your time with the Sunday Supper crew. For me comfort food comes in many … [Read more...]

Apple Crisp Ice Cream for Our Autumn Apple Party! #SundaySupper

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Hi folks. I am so excited to be kicking off Fall with an apple recipe. To me Fall just screams apples. I love finding ways to use them this time of the year. The possibilities for them are endless. Over the season I'll share some tried and true recipes I love, and also some new ideas. You all know how much I love to experiment in the kitchen. There is something so exciting about getting in the kitchen with ingredients, some loud music and no plan. Some of the best recipes start out that way. … [Read more...]

Lunatic’s Top 10 Frozen Treats

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Today we are spending the day as a family. It's our last official day with all 4 of us living of under one roof. Hubs is not coming on our road trip with us. He has to work and since he's a contract worker he can't get time off. So today is our last day to hang out, maybe take some family pics and let's be honest Mom is probably going to bawl like a baby a whole bunch. Tomorrow we hit the road for our adventure to the wild west. So it's B-Dude's farewell to his dad and our last day to enjoy … [Read more...]

Lunatic’s Top 10 Ice Cream Recipes for Ice Cream Sundays

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A little over a week till we leave for vacation. I think I've got my ducks in a row. But then we always think we do right, then we get 2 days from home and realize we forgot the memory cards or enough undergarments or things like that. I've made my check lists. I'm checking them twice. I figure that's how Santa finds out who is naughty or nice. So in theory it should work for me too. Wish me luck I don't end up on the naughty list for forgetting something, um, vital. *blushes* Well since it's … [Read more...]

Burning Down The Kitchen with Juanita’s Cocina while making her Black Forest Ice Cream

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Hi folks. Welcome to another edition of Burning Down The Kitchen. This is a weekly series where I get the privilege of interviewing a fellow blogger. The series began when I realized I had bookmarked quite a few recipes from other bloggers but had not been making them. So this was a fun way to make their recipes and get to know them better in the process. It is one of my favourite series. … [Read more...]