Savor Summer with Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

During these waning days of summer, we need to seize the moment and make the most of every opportunity to enjoy all of the seasons best foods, namely fresh, homemade ice cream.

Vanilla ice cream is the most versatile of flavors. . . Kids love adding their own toppings to “customize” the taste. They also love to see in action how ice cream is made from scratch. Here’s one of my family’s favorite recipes, a Häagen-Dazs quality Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream with Chocolate Sauce and Crushed Peanuts, along with a cooking demo on how to make it yourself!