Happy 4th of July!

Since we will be on the road until next week,
Enjoy the sweetness of the day!

And don’t forget the ice cream!

Old – Fashioned Vanilla Ice Cream (source: Miss Martha, of course)


Makes about 2 quarts

  • 4 cups heavy cream
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • Pinch of salt
  • 2 tablespoons pure vanilla extract
  • 2 cups milk, or half-and-half


  1. In a large bowl, whisk together all ingredients. Transfer to an ice-cream maker, and freeze following manufacturer’s instructions. Store in an airtight container.
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  1. All those treats look so yummy!! Can’t wait for the holiday weekend 🙂

  2. Have a safe trip and a very Happy 4th of July!!!! That ice cream sounds delicious!

  3. Have to save this recipe! Great blog!

  4. Love that cake and now you have made me want ice cream. Happy 4th!!!

  5. Hey!! I left you an award on my blog!!