This is not a joke, although it sort of feels like one. I can tell you that I never expected to make snow ice cream in Texas!
Last thursday it snowed here in the Dallas area…and snowed… and snowed. I felt like I was living in Pennsylvania or Southwestern New Jersey again. I seriously felt like rereading the Long Winter, and Katy and the Big Snow. We had a great time playing in it; believe it or not we got over 10 inches of the white stuff. It broke a record here!
In fact, there is still snow on the ground in some areas and it has been 55F this week. I can’t ever remember snow lasting a full week here, either. I wanted to give the kids a special memory and so I decided to make snow ice cream.
It is simple to make and the ingredients are easily procured in many states in the winter time. You need:
That’s it. It was great fun, and something that I am sure my kids will remember forever. Make memories with your kids as much as you can… Time goes by so fast!
images : marye audet